A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 65 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (40 miles). Id of earthquake: us70007k2a. Event ids that are associated: ak020191e1p2, us70007k2a. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.8517 West, latitude 50.9001 North, depth = 10 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:31:25 / 11:31 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 23:31:25 / January 27, 2020 @ 11:31 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days sixty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 65 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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