A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km ESE of Little Diomede Island, Alaska (61 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 00:07:38 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/02/20 / 2020-02-20 09:07:38 / February 20, 2020 @ 9:07 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.2 km (12 miles). Unique identifier: ak0202cht6mx. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0202cht6mx. Exact location, longitude -167.0803° West, latitude 65.2802° North, depth = 19.2 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km ESE of Little Diomede Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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