A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 54 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (34 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 04:35:33 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/01/20 / 2020-01-09 16:35:33 / January 9, 2020 @ 4:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.9 km (40 miles). Event id: ak020f5kmua. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020f5kmua. Exact location, longitude 179.8997° East, latitude 51.4993° North, depth = 63.9 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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: 54 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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