A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 240 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (149 miles). Unique identifier: us7000ajrl. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020883ria8, us7000ajrl. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 04:30:34 / June 27, 2020 @ 4:30 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.4917° West, 56.0855° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:30:34 / 4:30 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 240 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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