A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 88 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska (55 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0205z9loj7, us70009m5t. Id of event: us70009m5t. Exact location of event, longitude -161.7407 West, latitude 55.751 North, depth = 180.16 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 16:36:01 / May 9, 2020 @ 4:36 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 180.16 km (112 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:36:01 / 7:36 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 88 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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