A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 59 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (37 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:53:30 / 8:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70007qde. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201751x1i, us70007qde. Exact location, longitude -179.8349° West, latitude 50.9766° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 08:53:30 / January 26, 2020 @ 8:53 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-one, in the last 10 days ninety-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 59 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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