A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 15 km SE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (9 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/01/20 / 2020-01-10 21:09:58 / January 10, 2020 @ 9:09 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:09:58 / 12:09 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020gvxmn5. Event ids that are associated: ak020gvxmn5. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.383 West, latitude 54.6982 North, depth = 13.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km SE of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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