A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 86 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (53 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 42.5 km (26 miles). Unique identifier: us60008fvp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0202hmi8p6, us60008fvp. The temblor was reported at 08:29:22 / 8:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -165.2549 West, latitude 53.4235 North, depth = 42.5 km. Global time and date of event 23/02/20 / 2020-02-23 19:29:22 / February 23, 2020 @ 7:29 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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