A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 61 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (38 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us6000d76r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0213h6wkx, us6000d76r. The temblor was reported at 10:27:41 / 10:27 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.84 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.9508 West, latitude 52.8812 North, depth = 28.84 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 10:27:41 / January 2, 2021 @ 10:27 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 61 km E of Nikolski, Alaska.
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