A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 86 km SE of Atka, Alaska (53 miles). Id of earthquake: us70009mmy. Event ids that are associated: ak0206e8ykcu, us70009mmy. Exact location of event, longitude -173.4756 West, latitude 51.5588 North, depth = 25.14 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:26:52 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 22:26:52 / May 18, 2020 @ 10:26 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.14 km (16 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 86 km SE of Atka, Alaska.
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