A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 247 km ESE of Chiniak, Alaska (153 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -148.5369 West, latitude 56.7237 North, depth = 49.7 km. Global time and date of event 17/07/20 / 2020-07-17 15:46:22 / July 17, 2020 @ 3:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 15:46:22 / 3:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 49.7 km (31 miles). Id of earthquake: ak02095d5gtg. Event ids that are associated: ak02095d5gtg.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 247 km ESE of Chiniak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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