A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 227 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (141 miles). Unique identifier: us7000d3mm. Ids that are associated to the event: ak021nf3m75, us7000d3mm. Exact location, longitude -149.7226° West, latitude 56.1224° North, depth = 20.41 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/01/21 / 2021-01-14 16:08:44 / January 14, 2021 @ 4:08 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.41 km (13 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:08:44 / 4:08 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 227 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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