A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 259 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (161 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.72 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000ck9n. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ck9n. Exact location of event, longitude -148.8738 West, latitude 56.2161 North, depth = 19.72 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:09:58 / 7:09 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 07:09:58 / November 27, 2020 @ 7:09 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 259 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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