Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world
See also: Monthly reports

Small magnitude 3.0 earthquake 18 miles east of Port Alsworth, Alaska, United States

Fri, 22 Jan 2021, 01:31
01:31 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
3.0 quake 21 Jan 4:11 pm (GMT -9)
3.0 quake 21 Jan 4:11 pm (GMT -9)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 occurred only 9 minutes ago 18 miles east of Port Alsworth, Alaska, United States, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate to considerable depth of 106 miles beneath the epicenter near Port Alsworth, Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, USA, in the afternoon on Thursday 21 January 2021 at 4:11 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Port Alsworth (pop. 160, 18 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
If you felt it, report it through our site or app right now!
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic alerts online:
Android | IOS

Earthquake data:
I felt this quake

Date & time: 21 Jan 2021 4:11 pm (GMT -9) local time (22 Jan 2021 01:11 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 170.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 60.15°N / 153.81°W (Lake and Peninsula County, Alaska, United States)
Primary data source: USGS

Previous news

Fri, 22 Jan 2021, 01:08
3.1 quake 21 Jan 4:48 pm (GMT -8)
A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported in the afternoon near Concord, Contra Costa County, California, USA. ... read all
Fri, 22 Jan 2021, 00:24
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Jan 2021
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 4 quakes 5.0+, 54 quakes 4.0+, 146 quakes 3.0+, 244 quakes 2.0+ (449 total)
Global seismic activity level on 21 January 2021: VERY HIGH
... read all
Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 23:59
3.1 quake 22 Jan 12:39 am (GMT +1)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 occurred after midnight on Friday 22 January 2021 at 12:39 am local time near Arthez-de-Béarn, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, as reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). ... read all
Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.2-2.5), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.4-3.5), Irazu (1 quake mag 4.0), Kasbek (1 quake mag 3.1) ... read all
Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 23:27
4.4 quake 22 Jan 7:07 am (GMT +8)
A shallow magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported in the morning near Dompu, Dompu Regency, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. ... read all

Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Additional seismic data sources
  • Improved content in English
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | About us || Français | Deutsch | Español | Italiano
Follow us:
Follow us on facebookFollow us on TwitterVisit our Youtube channel