A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 107 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (66 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 05:21:57 / 5:21 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 16:21:57 / February 4, 2020 @ 4:21 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.4221 West, latitude 53.5879 North, depth = 25.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0201m5gsq9. Unique identifier: ak0201m5gsq9.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 107 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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