A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 81 km SSE of Shishmaref, Alaska (50 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 01:46:46 / October 21, 2019 @ 1:46 am. The temblor was reported at 16:46:46 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -165.4814° West, latitude 65.5622° North, depth = 6 km. Unique identifier: ak019di8vf9r. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019di8vf9r. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6 km (4 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 81 km SSE of Shishmaref, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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