A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 81 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (50 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/01/19 / 2019-01-10 21:51:36 / January 10, 2019 @ 9:51 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak019gw6kyy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019gw6kyy. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.9277 West, latitude 69.5559 North, depth = 4.8 km. The temblor was reported at 12:51:36 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel the quake?
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. 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: 81 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.