A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km SE of King Cove, Alaska (57 miles) on Sunday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:59:16 / 6:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.68 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.4503 West, latitude 54.3987 North, depth = 15.68 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021sf7dlt, us6000dclg. Id of event: us6000dclg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/01/21 / 2021-01-17 18:59:16 / January 17, 2021 @ 6:59 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 92 km SE of King Cove, Alaska.
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