A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 85 km E of Chignik Lake, Alaska (53 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 55 km (34 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:11:30 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/02/20 / 2020-02-06 23:11:30 / February 6, 2020 @ 11:11 pm. Exact location, longitude -157.3848° West, latitude 56.2839° North, depth = 55 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0201pkn8dw. Unique identifier: ak0201pkn8dw.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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: 85 km E of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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