A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 240 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (149 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 08:19:08 / 8:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0211h22p61. Event ids that are associated: ak0211h22p61. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 01/02/21 / 2021-02-01 08:19:08 / February 1, 2021 @ 8:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -149.3282° West, latitude 56.1717° North, depth = 12 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 240 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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