A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.4224 West, latitude 56.026 North, depth = 13.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 16:51:33 / May 20, 2020 @ 4:51 pm. Event id: ak0206hglv50. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206hglv50. The temblor was picked up at 06:51:33 / 6:51 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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