A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 05:56:34 / January 23, 2020 @ 5:56 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020124o85a. Unique identifier: ak020124o85a. The temblor was detected at 05:56:34 / 5:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.6 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -177.7857° West, latitude 51.8704° North, depth = 9.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-four, in the last 10 days ninety-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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. 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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