A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska (60 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak0202e0jhfp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202e0jhfp. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:59:57 / 1:59 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 00:59:57 / February 21, 2020 @ 12:59 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.8 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 28.8 km, -167.951° West, 52.2765° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 96 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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