A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 110 km SE of King Cove, Alaska (68 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:28:14 / 8:28 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000bqa2. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bqa2. Exact location, longitude -161.0977° West, latitude 54.3643° North, depth = 9.1 km. Global time and date of event 19/09/20 / 2020-09-19 20:28:14 / September 19, 2020 @ 8:28 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 110 km SE of King Cove, Alaska.
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