A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 64 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (40 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.3251 West, latitude 51.9891 North, depth = 72.58 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/20 / 2020-05-14 10:44:35 / May 14, 2020 @ 10:44 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 72.58 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:44:35 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70009nwk. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02067frnxr, us70009nwk.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 64 km ESE of Atka, Alaska.
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