A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 42 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska (26 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -171.6091° West, 52.1716° North, depth 28.5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019d51k521. Id of event: ak019d51k521. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 03:12:04 / October 13, 2019 @ 3:12 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:12:04 / 4:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.5 km (18 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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: 42 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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