A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 56 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:43:29 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/04/20 / 2020-04-19 04:43:29 / April 19, 2020 @ 4:43 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02051zr6ts, us70009dvs. Unique identifier: us70009dvs. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.18 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -179.7679 West, latitude 50.9742 North, depth = 15.18 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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: 56 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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