A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 277 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (172 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3593 West, latitude 55.703 North, depth = 8.32 km. The temblor was detected at 16:39:01 / 4:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000af7p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0207v2np97, us6000af7p. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.32 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 16:39:01 / June 19, 2020 @ 4:39 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 277 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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