A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 149 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (93 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019c87fbzi, us70005nxb. Unique identifier: us70005nxb. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/09/19 / 2019-09-23 17:58:59 / September 23, 2019 @ 5:58 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 06:58:59 / 6:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -166.8153 West, latitude 52.4385 North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 149 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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