A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 70 km W of Healy, Alaska (43 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.3993 West, latitude 63.86 North, depth = 11.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/08/15 / 2015-08-21 06:53:39 / August 21, 2015 @ 6:53 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 22:53:39 / 10:53 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak11682667. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11682667.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 70 km W of Healy, Alaska.
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