A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 71 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (44 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 19/09/15 / 2015-09-19 11:46:42 / September 19, 2015 @ 11:46 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:46:42 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35.08 km, -169.6212° West, 52.4874° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.08 km (22 miles). Event id: us20003nvm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11713977, us20003nvm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 71 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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