A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 57 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 12:10:19 / 12:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.3 km (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.8252 West, latitude 51.0131 North, depth = 13.3 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02018nkjyd. Id of event: ak02018nkjyd. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 00:10:19 / January 27, 2020 @ 12:10 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 57 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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