A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 226 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (140 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208tmte3e, us7000apub. Id of event: us7000apub. Exact location of event, depth 21.17 km, -149.4178° West, 56.3095° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 06:09:34 / July 10, 2020 @ 6:09 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:09:34 / 6:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.17 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 226 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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