A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 164 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska (102 miles). Exact location, longitude 175.7243° East, latitude 50.8826° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 12:07:25 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20003mm4. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11718370, us20003mm4. Global time and date of event 15/09/15 / 2015-09-15 00:07:25 / September 15, 2015 @ 12:07 am UTC/GMT.
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 164 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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