A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 139 km SE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (86 miles). Global time and date of event 12/05/20 / 2020-05-12 00:43:49 / May 12, 2020 @ 12:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70009ega. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009ega. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:43:49 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -177.6755° West, 50.3925° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. 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: 139 km SE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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