A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 86 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (53 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 22:58:40 / 10:58 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70007jxe. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007jxe. Exact location of event, longitude -179.946 West, latitude 50.6902 North, depth = 6.87 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 10:58:40 / January 26, 2020 @ 10:58 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.87 km (4 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days sixty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 86 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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