A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 106 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (66 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:01:56 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/11/20 / 2020-11-19 17:01:56 / November 19, 2020 @ 5:01 pm. Id of earthquake: ak020ew498tl. Event ids that are associated: ak020ew498tl. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.6 km (17 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -165.032 West, latitude 53.284 North, depth = 26.6 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 106 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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