A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 46 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (29 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 21:49:28 / February 9, 2020 @ 9:49 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:49:28 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0201uiajvy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201uiajvy. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 74 km (46 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -170.1383° West, 52.3924° North, depth 74 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 46 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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