A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 90 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (56 miles). Event id: us6000desy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021126cnmz, us6000desy. Exact location, longitude -162.5846° West, latitude 54.1974° North, depth = 14.93 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/21 / 2021-01-23 08:38:29 / January 23, 2021 @ 8:38 am. The temblor was picked up at 08:38:29 / 8:38 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.93 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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: 90 km SE of False Pass, Alaska.
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