A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 54 km E of Whittier, Alaska (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.9 km, -147.6886° West, 60.8357° North. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:58:21 / 4:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles). Event id: ak0206cg907b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206cg907b. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 13:58:21 / May 17, 2020 @ 1:58 pm.
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 thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 54 km E of Whittier, Alaska.
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