A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 16 km SSW of Little Diomede Island, Alaska (10 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:23:30 / 2:23 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007dzr. Id of event: us60007dzr. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 13:23:30 / January 23, 2020 @ 1:23 pm. Exact location, longitude -169.0825° West, latitude 65.5868° North, depth = 13.29 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.29 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 16 km SSW of Little Diomede Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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