A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 52 km S of Chenega, Alaska (32 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 23:56:40 / 11:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.7 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -147.8907 West, latitude 59.6031 North, depth = 18.7 km. Id of earthquake: ak02131jhypr. Event ids that are associated: ak02131jhypr. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 23:56:40 / March 7, 2021 @ 11:56 pm.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 52 km S of Chenega, Alaska.
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