A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes south of Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.39 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 09:08:22 / October 21, 2020 @ 9:08 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:08:22 / 9:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.8106 West, latitude 54.6248 North, depth = 17.39 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dk0y1lw, us7000c6zb. Unique identifier: us7000c6zb.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and ninety-three, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and five and in the last 365 days one thousand and twenty-two 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.
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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: south of Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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