A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 245 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (152 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.42 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 13:34:46 / June 18, 2020 @ 1:34 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0207tdb618, us6000ae6b. Unique identifier: us6000ae6b. Exact location, longitude -149.1687° West, latitude 56.2139° North, depth = 22.42 km. The temblor was detected at 13:34:46 / 1:34 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 245 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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