A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 64 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska (40 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -168.0691° West, latitude 52.6213° North, depth = 26.63 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.63 km (17 miles). Event id: us6000c8np. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cyn3pet, us6000c8np. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:04:15 / 4:04 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/10/20 / 2020-10-08 16:04:15 / October 8, 2020 @ 4:04 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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