A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km SW of Atka, Alaska (32 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021n83239. Id of event: ak021n83239. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:30:16 / 4:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -174.8046 West, latitude 51.9199 North, depth = 74.4 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/01/21 / 2021-01-14 04:30:16 / January 14, 2021 @ 4:30 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 74.4 km (46 miles).
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 eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four 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: 51 km SW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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