A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 169 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (105 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 22:00:09 / May 22, 2020 @ 10:00 pm. The temblor was detected at 22:00:09 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000a1tg. Event ids that are associated: us6000a1tg. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -169.4994 West, latitude 51.4678 North, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 169 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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