A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 52 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -179.7772 West, latitude 51.0577 North, depth = 13.4 km. Global time and date of event 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 22:11:39 / January 26, 2020 @ 10:11 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:11:39 / 10:11 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.4 km (8 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak02017d4zz4. Unique identifier: ak02017d4zz4.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days eighty-two, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 52 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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