A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 57 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (35 miles). Exact location, longitude -168.1212° West, latitude 52.6828° North, depth = 35 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020d04w10y, us6000c8cj. Id of event: us6000c8cj. The temblor was picked up at 06:38:29 / 6:38 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/10/20 / 2020-10-09 06:38:29 / October 9, 2020 @ 6:38 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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