A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 23 km ENE of Pedro Bay, Alaska (14 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 127.9 km (79 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -153.704° West, 59.8522° North, depth 127.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 19:31:20 / January 11, 2021 @ 7:31 pm. The temblor was reported at 19:31:20 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak021iieqnf. Unique identifier: ak021iieqnf.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 23 km ENE of Pedro Bay, Alaska.
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