A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 43 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (27 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ys6jkv, us70007p4g. Id of event: us70007p4g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.21 km (17 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -170.963 West, latitude 52.1385 North, depth = 27.21 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 03:18:46 / January 21, 2020 @ 3:18 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:18:46 / 4:18 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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. 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: 43 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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