A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 60 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location, longitude -179.9324° West, latitude 51.1049° North, depth = 13 km. Global time and date of event 12/02/20 / 2020-02-12 17:39:00 / February 12, 2020 @ 5:39 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:39:00 / 5:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201zegkch. Id of event: ak0201zegkch. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 60 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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