International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis


Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 452630
Event time 2021-05-12 09:34:09 (UTC)
Local time 2021-05-12 17:34:09 - [It was evening in the affected area.]
Last update 2021-05-12 10:03:17 (UTC)
Magnitude 3.5
Depth 10 km
Class Minor
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status reviewed
Data provider USGS - Earthquake Alert

Location
Continent North-America
Country USA
Administration area Alaska
Nearest settlement Pauloff Harbor
Distance 103 km
Course S
Surface type underwater quake
Tsunami region North Pacific
Water surface name North Pacific Ocean



Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest volcanoes
There is no known marine port nearby.
Quick Analysis
According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.