A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 01:24:06 / October 21, 2019 @ 1:24 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:24:06 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us600064me. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019di8qqae, us600064me. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2063 West, latitude 56.2272 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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