A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 185 km NE of Chalkyitsik, Alaska (115 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 07:01:11 / September 27, 2020 @ 7:01 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.57 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 07:01:11 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -140.2922° West, latitude 67.6521° North, depth = 8.57 km. Unique identifier: us6000c1v5. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020cgatbmf, us6000c1v5.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 185 km NE of Chalkyitsik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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