A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 207 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (129 miles). The temblor was picked up at 17:39:58 / 5:39 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 04:39:58 / May 8, 2020 @ 4:39 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 55.7 km (35 miles). Unique identifier: ak0205xexz83. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0205xexz83. Exact location of event, longitude -163.6701 West, latitude 52.7514 North, depth = 55.7 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 207 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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