A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 7 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (4 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 10:20:28 / January 25, 2020 @ 10:20 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.5728 East, latitude 51.8876 North, depth = 166.6 km. Event id: us70007j57. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02015iiec6, us70007j57. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 166.6 km (104 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:20:28 / 12:20 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 7 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska.
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