A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 103 km SE of Atka, Alaska (64 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ez72yq1, us6000crb9. Id of event: us6000crb9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/11/20 / 2020-11-21 03:16:37 / November 21, 2020 @ 3:16 am. Exact location of earthquake, -172.9563° West, 51.6689° North, depth 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 03:16:37 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
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. 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 eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 103 km SE of Atka, Alaska.
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