A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 77 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (48 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 25.9 km, 176.6835° East, 51.7023° North. The temblor was reported at 04:02:28 / 4:02 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202116p0r. Id of event: ak0202116p0r. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.9 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 16:02:28 / February 13, 2020 @ 4:02 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 77 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska.
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