A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 97 km W of Amukta Island, Alaska (60 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 225.33 km (140 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak02034nxn1v, us60008c38. Unique identifier: us60008c38. Exact location of event, longitude -172.6972 West, latitude 52.4937 North, depth = 225.33 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/03/20 / 2020-03-08 12:41:07 / March 8, 2020 @ 12:41 pm. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:41:07 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-three 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 97 km W of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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