A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 47 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska (29 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020xgq90u, us60007c82. Id of event: us60007c82. Exact location of event, longitude -160.3008 West, latitude 54.8173 North, depth = 29.13 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:49:28 / 2:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/01/20 / 2020-01-20 23:49:28 / January 20, 2020 @ 11:49 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.13 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel the quake?
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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 47 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.