A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 57 km WNW of New Allakaket, Alaska (35 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.6 km, -153.8314° West, 66.7442° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0205uailvb. Unique identifier: ak0205uailvb. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:56:13 / 6:56 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/05/20 / 2020-05-06 15:56:13 / May 6, 2020 @ 3:56 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 57 km WNW of New Allakaket, Alaska.
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