A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (60 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us70009164. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009164. Exact location, longitude -170.7534° West, latitude 51.6837° North, depth = 29.92 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.92 km (19 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/04/20 / 2020-04-21 18:17:54 / April 21, 2020 @ 6:17 pm. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:17:54 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 96 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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