A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 88 km NE of Atka, Alaska (55 miles). Event id: ak019brdt3ky. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019brdt3ky. Exact location of event, depth 218.4 km, -173.4051° West, 52.8271° North. The temblor was picked up at 12:38:51 / 12:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 218.4 km (136 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/09/19 / 2019-09-13 00:38:51 / September 13, 2019 @ 12:38 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 88 km NE of Atka, Alaska.
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