A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 92 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (57 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.0241 West, latitude 53.1008 North, depth = 27.72 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.72 km (17 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:34:39 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 12:34:39 / February 8, 2021 @ 12:34 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000dfnb. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0211spb3zk, us6000dfnb.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 92 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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