A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 197 km SSE of King Cove, Alaska (122 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -161.6943 West, latitude 53.3214 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:51:39 / 1:51 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 31/05/20 / 2020-05-31 01:51:39 / May 31, 2020 @ 1:51 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0206zel77j, us6000a6ax. Unique identifier: us6000a6ax. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 197 km SSE of King Cove, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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