A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 78 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -173.0849° West, 52.3769° North, depth 13.2 km. The temblor was reported at 20:30:25 / 8:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/02/20 / 2020-02-23 08:30:25 / February 23, 2020 @ 8:30 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.2 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak0202hfyppb. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0202hfyppb.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 78 km ENE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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