A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 77 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -169.9445 West, latitude 52.1031 North, depth = 17.19 km. Id of earthquake: us70008fds. Event ids that are associated: ak0202xuerm5, us70008fds. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/03/20 / 2020-03-04 00:03:00 / March 4, 2020 @ 12:03 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:03:00 / 1:03 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.19 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 77 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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