A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 140 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (87 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -158.2161° West, latitude 54.7671° North, depth = 19.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209dlnynj, us7000at3a. Unique identifier: us7000at3a. Global time and date of event 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 13:49:06 / July 22, 2020 @ 1:49 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 13:49:06 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.8 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-four, in the last 10 days seventy-four, in the past 30 days seventy-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and five 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 140 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska.
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