A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 56 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:37:22 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -179.859° West, latitude 51.0692° North, depth = 6.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020174d19s. Id of event: ak020174d19s. Global time and date of event 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 07:37:22 / January 26, 2020 @ 7:37 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-three, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days eighty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 56 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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