A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 38 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (24 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 05:31:08 / 5:31 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70009isa. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0205ffpuuv, us70009isa. Exact location of event, depth 86.05 km, 179.716° East, 51.6126° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/04/20 / 2020-04-27 17:31:08 / April 27, 2020 @ 5:31 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 86.05 km (53 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 38 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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