A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 67 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38 km (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.9621 East, latitude 51.1095 North, depth = 38 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007jx8. Id of event: us70007jx8. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:55:04 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 11:55:04 / January 26, 2020 @ 11:55 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 67 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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