A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 138 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (86 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -171.2395° West, 51.2466° North, depth 23.53 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02041rw28c, us70008y3j. Id of event: us70008y3j. The temblor was detected at 03:43:44 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/03/20 / 2020-03-28 14:43:44 / March 28, 2020 @ 2:43 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.53 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 138 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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