A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 89 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (55 miles). Exact location, longitude -167.0294° West, latitude 53.1271° North, depth = 27.4 km. Unique identifier: ak0211spb3zk. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0211spb3zk. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 12:34:40 / February 8, 2021 @ 12:34 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.4 km (17 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:34:40 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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