A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 190 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (118 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 23.9 km (15 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:24:41 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/01/21 / 2021-01-08 16:24:41 / January 8, 2021 @ 4:24 pm. Exact location, longitude -170.6595° West, latitude 51.6306° North, depth = 23.9 km. Unique identifier: ak021dhyyed. Ids that are associated to the event: ak021dhyyed.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 190 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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