A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 40 km NW of Atka, Alaska (25 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us6000djs2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0212cn90ph, us6000djs2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 232.08 km (144 miles). Global time and date of event 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 18:20:41 / February 20, 2021 @ 6:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:20:41 / 6:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -174.6763° West, latitude 52.4131° North, depth = 232.08 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 six and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 40 km NW of Atka, Alaska.
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