A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Juneau in Alaska. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bcmn. Unique identifier: us6000bcmn. Exact location of event, longitude -133.4418 West, latitude 58.3477 North, depth = 2.53 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.53 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:17:14 / 2:17 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 14:17:14 / August 11, 2020 @ 2:17 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Juneau. Event epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every 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 four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-one 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 57 km E of Juneau, Alaska.
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