A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 36 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (22 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 21:19:41 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.4 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak019dtxn3cq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019dtxn3cq. Exact location, longitude -168.7365° West, latitude 52.616° North, depth = 40.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/19 / 2019-10-28 08:19:41 / October 28, 2019 @ 8:19 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. 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 SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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