A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 21 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska (13 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:12:37 / 11:12 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/04/20 / 2020-04-16 08:12:37 / April 16, 2020 @ 8:12 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 75 km (47 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0204x3c97k. Unique identifier: ak0204x3c97k. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.4652 West, latitude 53.6857 North, depth = 75 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 21 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska.
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