A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 134 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (83 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.07 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 13:44:15 / 1:44 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70009p61. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0206mde3tv, us70009p61. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/05/20 / 2020-05-23 13:44:15 / May 23, 2020 @ 1:44 pm. Exact location, longitude -168.1951° West, latitude 51.7974° North, depth = 30.07 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 134 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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