A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 90 km S of King Cove, Alaska (56 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/10/20 / 2020-10-13 03:18:51 / October 13, 2020 @ 3:18 am. Exact location, longitude -162.3708° West, latitude 54.247° North, depth = 37.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.2 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:18:51 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020d6p4vd9. Id of event: ak020d6p4vd9.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 90 km S of King Cove, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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