A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 197 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (122 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 02:07:39 / September 20, 2020 @ 2:07 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -163.3747 West, latitude 53.0772 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bqcq. Event ids that are associated: us7000bqcq. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:07:39 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 197 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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