A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 32 km S of Shishmaref, Alaska (20 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/02/20 / 2020-02-01 19:14:27 / February 1, 2020 @ 7:14 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:14:27 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201h8ledv. Id of event: ak0201h8ledv. Exact location of event, longitude -166.0519 West, latitude 65.9646 North, depth = 4.8 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
How would you describe the shaking?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 32 km S of Shishmaref, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.