A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 264 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska (164 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 21:42:51 / 9:42 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 15/11/19 / 2019-11-15 07:42:51 / November 15, 2019 @ 7:42 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019enouut6. Id of event: ak019enouut6. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -145.873 West, latitude 57.0728 North, depth = 4.9 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 264 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska.
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