A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 116 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska (72 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 171.491° East, latitude 52.6525° North, depth = 37.2 km. The temblor was detected at 17:22:14 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/05/20 / 2020-05-30 17:22:14 / May 30, 2020 @ 5:22 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.2 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us6000a2r7. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000a2r7.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 116 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska.
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