A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 159 km WSW of Nikolski, Alaska (99 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -171.0142° West, 52.3486° North. Global time and date of event 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 06:44:33 / May 10, 2020 @ 6:44 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 20:44:33 / 8:44 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70009fh6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02060r8kck, us70009fh6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 159 km WSW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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