A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 82 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska (51 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 16:43:06 / November 16, 2020 @ 4:43 pm. Event id: ak020er5akk4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020er5akk4. Exact location, longitude -167.3247° West, latitude 53.2987° North, depth = 16.8 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:43:06 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.8 km (10 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 82 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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