A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 85 km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (53 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 03:40:27 / 3:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 117.5 km (73 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -154.1941 West, latitude 59.0726 North, depth = 117.5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 12:40:27 / May 18, 2020 @ 12:40 pm. Id of earthquake: ak0206e332ic. Event ids that are associated: ak0206e332ic.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 85 km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska.
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