A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 75 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (47 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 51.5 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak11727069. Unique identifier: ak11727069. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/09/15 / 2015-09-30 06:08:56 / September 30, 2015 @ 6:08 am. The temblor was detected at 22:08:56 / 10:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 51.5 km, -166.7952° West, 53.2144° North.
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 one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 75 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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