A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 216 km SSE of King Cove, Alaska (134 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:08:13 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/11/20 / 2020-11-18 06:08:13 / November 18, 2020 @ 6:08 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.4676 West, latitude 53.1822 North, depth = 25.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020eua7fmu. Unique identifier: ak020eua7fmu.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days fourty-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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 216 km SSE of King Cove, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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