A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 216 km SSE of King Cove, Alaska (134 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -161.4003° West, 53.1906° North, depth 15.73 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020eua7fmu, us6000cpyr. Unique identifier: us6000cpyr. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.73 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/11/20 / 2020-11-18 06:08:13 / November 18, 2020 @ 6:08 am. The temblor was detected at 06:08:13 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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: 216 km SSE of King Cove, Alaska.
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