A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 157 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (98 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:33:19 / 5:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 17:33:19 / March 11, 2020 @ 5:33 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -173.4295° West, latitude 50.8624° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02039ph4y6, us60008e0r. Unique identifier: us60008e0r.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-one 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 157 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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