A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 108 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (67 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.17 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.1707 West, latitude 53.9086 North, depth = 18.17 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/09/15 / 2015-09-12 12:17:00 / September 12, 2015 @ 12:17 pm. Unique identifier: us20003mqk. Ids that are associated to the event: us20003mqk, ak11699240. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:17:00 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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 react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 108 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska.
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