A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km S of King Salmon, Alaska (40 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 190 km (118 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:26:48 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak02022pgocg. Event ids that are associated: ak02022pgocg. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 17:26:48 / February 14, 2020 @ 5:26 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -156.6864 West, latitude 58.1053 North, depth = 190 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 64 km S of King Salmon, Alaska.
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