A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 55 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (34 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.806 West, latitude 51.0324 North, depth = 13.3 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:49:39 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201c48jpb. Id of event: ak0201c48jpb. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.3 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/01/20 / 2020-01-29 09:49:39 / January 29, 2020 @ 9:49 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days sixty-seven, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 55 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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