A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 39 km S of Atka, Alaska (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -174.3116° West, 51.8466° North, depth 79.58 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 79.58 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 22:57:23 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70006vut. Event ids that are associated: ak020bpv68p, us70006vut. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/01/20 / 2020-01-07 08:57:23 / January 7, 2020 @ 8:57 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 39 km S of Atka, Alaska.
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