A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 263 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska (163 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.1 km (16 miles). Global time and date of event 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 15:54:43 / May 17, 2020 @ 3:54 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 176.5947° East, 51.7309° North, depth 25.1 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:54:43 / 3:54 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak0206chf25v. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0206chf25v.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 263 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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