A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 82 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska (51 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/15 / 2015-10-20 11:21:56 / October 20, 2015 @ 11:21 am. The temblor was reported at 03:21:56 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -155.7854° West, 58.1032° North, depth 140.4 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 140.4 km (87 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11744168. Id of event: ak11744168.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 82 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska.
Copyright © 2015 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.