A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 94 km WSW of Healy, Alaska (58 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/10/15 / 2015-10-05 12:59:24 / October 5, 2015 @ 12:59 pm. The temblor was detected at 04:59:24 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.8206 West, latitude 63.6341 North, depth = 14.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.6 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak11731176. Event ids that are associated: ak11731176.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 94 km WSW of Healy, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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