A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 66 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -165.8991 West, latitude 53.4124 North, depth = 8 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:06:15 / 5:06 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0202pu9qhp. Unique identifier: ak0202pu9qhp. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/02/20 / 2020-02-28 16:06:15 / February 28, 2020 @ 4:06 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 66 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska.
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