A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 17 km ENE of Yakutat, Alaska (11 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak0209fe0zbd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209fe0zbd. The temblor was detected at 21:59:40 / 9:59 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 21:59:40 / July 23, 2020 @ 9:59 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -139.4425° West, 59.5982° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen 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. 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: 17 km ENE of Yakutat, Alaska.
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