A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 33 km WSW of Nikolski, Alaska (21 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 01:18:43 / 1:18 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak02018tknoj, us70007l1e. Unique identifier: us70007l1e. Exact location of event, longitude -169.3168 West, latitude 52.8162 North, depth = 135.54 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 135.54 km (84 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 10:18:43 / January 27, 2020 @ 10:18 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 33 km WSW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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