A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Ninilchik in Alaska on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 105.4 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -152.5911° West, latitude 60.2397° North, depth = 105.4 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:16:07 / 8:16 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/02/21 / 2021-02-09 08:16:07 / February 9, 2021 @ 8:16 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0211uacsle. Id of event: ak0211uacsle.
The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kenai, Kalifornsky (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km WNW of Ninilchik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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