A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 40 km ESE of Unalaska, Alaska (25 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us7000d3qr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021vmimrj, us7000d3qr. Exact location of event, longitude -165.9611 West, latitude 53.7501 North, depth = 72.08 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 72.08 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:27:22 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/01/21 / 2021-01-19 12:27:22 / January 19, 2021 @ 12:27 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 40 km ESE of Unalaska, Alaska.
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