A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 46 km ENE of Akutan, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -165.1304 West, latitude 54.3259 North, depth = 122.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 122.1 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:14:53 / 2:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/20 / 2020-04-11 11:14:53 / April 11, 2020 @ 11:14 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0204ovgabd. Id of event: ak0204ovgabd.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each 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: 46 km ENE of Akutan, Alaska.
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