A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 137 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (85 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:10:43 / 10:10 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202o9qhn4, us60008b87. Id of event: us60008b87. Exact location of event, longitude -166.9374 West, latitude 52.5373 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/02/20 / 2020-02-27 21:10:43 / February 27, 2020 @ 9:10 pm UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 137 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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