A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 59 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (37 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020174fg0x, us70007jwx. Id of event: us70007jwx. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:48:48 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 07:48:48 / January 26, 2020 @ 7:48 am. Exact location of earthquake, -179.8403° West, 50.9853° North, depth 28.92 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.92 km (18 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-two, in the last 10 days ninety-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 59 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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