A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km SE of Denali National Park, Alaska (42 miles) on Sunday. Event id: ak021gt1f02. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021gt1f02. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 126.8 km (79 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -150.619° West, latitude 63.1837° North, depth = 126.8 km. Global time and date of event 10/01/21 / 2021-01-10 16:23:38 / January 10, 2021 @ 4:23 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:23:38 / 4:23 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 68 km SE of Denali National Park, Alaska.
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