A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 84 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (52 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019cv83u0x. Id of event: ak019cv83u0x. The temblor was picked up at 22:45:52 / 10:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -169.5681 West, latitude 52.3137 North, depth = 25.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/10/19 / 2019-10-07 09:45:52 / October 7, 2019 @ 9:45 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 84 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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