A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (42 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, 178.2835° East, 51.3481° North, depth 35 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/19 / 2019-11-09 04:24:46 / November 9, 2019 @ 4:24 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:24:46 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019edpqlsr, us60006mr0. Unique identifier: us60006mr0.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 68 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska.
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