A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 09:08:44 / 9:08 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak0212aua2gg. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0212aua2gg. Exact location of event, longitude -179.3065 West, latitude 50.9132 North, depth = 11.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.2 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/02/21 / 2021-02-19 09:08:44 / February 19, 2021 @ 9:08 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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