A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 82 km SSW of Cordova, Alaska (51 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/02/21 / 2021-02-18 15:18:39 / February 18, 2021 @ 3:18 pm. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:18:39 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.4737 West, latitude 59.8936 North, depth = 13 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). Id of earthquake: ak02129adg6n. Event ids that are associated: ak02129adg6n.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 82 km SSW of Cordova, Alaska.
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