A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 59 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (37 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.63 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us70009ana. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0205m4z3sb, us70009ana. Exact location, longitude -171.0909° West, latitude 51.963° North, depth = 36.63 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/05/20 / 2020-05-01 22:52:38 / May 1, 2020 @ 10:52 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:52:38 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 59 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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