A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 51 km ENE of Yakutat, Alaska (32 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -138.8471 West, latitude 59.6801 North, depth = 0 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020er6j9gd. Id of event: ak020er6j9gd. Global time and date of event 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 18:51:58 / November 16, 2020 @ 6:51 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 18:51:58 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 51 km ENE of Yakutat, Alaska.
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