A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 39 km N of Valdez, Alaska (24 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 05:46:46 / October 2, 2020 @ 5:46 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.8 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.4061 West, latitude 61.483 North, depth = 20.8 km. Id of earthquake: ak020cojkwuj. Event ids that are associated: us6000c4lc, ak020cojkwuj. The temblor was reported at 05:46:46 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 39 km N of Valdez, Alaska.
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