A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 83 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (52 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -165.3329° West, 53.4339° North. Global time and date of event 24/02/20 / 2020-02-24 02:26:27 / February 24, 2020 @ 2:26 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us70007vix. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007vix. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:26:27 / 3:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 83 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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