A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 8 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (5 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202xx226e. Id of event: ak0202xx226e. The temblor was detected at 18:47:18 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/20 / 2020-03-04 04:47:18 / March 4, 2020 @ 4:47 am. Exact location of event, longitude 177.5303 East, latitude 52.0437 North, depth = 133.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 133.9 km (83 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-nine 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: 8 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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