A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 81 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska (50 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/02/20 / 2020-02-03 22:39:39 / February 3, 2020 @ 10:39 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 11:39:39 / 11:39 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.7 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -165.974° West, latitude 53.2244° North, depth = 15.7 km. Unique identifier: ak0201kllsei. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0201kllsei.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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