A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported South of Alaska (0 miles) on Saturday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:50:09 / 4:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -162.5443° West, 52.0791° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70005nht. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019chw9gkr, us70005nht. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 03:50:09 / September 29, 2019 @ 3:50 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: South of Alaska.
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