A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 36 km WNW of Valdez, Alaska (22 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 21:15:27 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0192cg2kp4. Id of event: ak0192cg2kp4. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.1 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 06:15:27 / February 20, 2019 @ 6:15 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.9302 West, latitude 61.3002 North, depth = 20.1 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 36 km WNW of Valdez, Alaska.
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