A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 98 km ENE of Kotzebue, Alaska (61 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -160.4907° West, 67.2342° North, depth 15 km. Unique identifier: ak11683810. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11683810. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/08/15 / 2015-08-23 15:41:16 / August 23, 2015 @ 3:41 pm. The temblor was detected at 07:41:16 / 7:41 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km ENE of Kotzebue, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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