A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 90 km SSE of Shishmaref, Alaska (56 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:40:47 / 9:40 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak019dxesmxg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019dxesmxg. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -165.1068° West, 65.55° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/10/19 / 2019-10-30 18:40:47 / October 30, 2019 @ 6:40 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 90 km SSE of Shishmaref, Alaska.
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