A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 186 km WNW of Haines Junction, Canada (116 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/04/20 / 2020-04-30 10:17:34 / April 30, 2020 @ 10:17 am. Exact location of event, longitude -140.6077 West, latitude 61.4953 North, depth = 0 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:17:34 / 2:17 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0205ka31m0. Unique identifier: ak0205ka31m0.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 186 km WNW of Haines Junction, Canada.
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