A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 77 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (48 miles). Global time and date of event 18/04/20 / 2020-04-18 06:41:56 / April 18, 2020 @ 6:41 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 177.9355 East, latitude 51.3463 North, depth = 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02050defox, us70009c3j. Id of event: us70009c3j. The temblor was picked up at 18:41:56 / 6:41 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 77 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska.
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