A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 67 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (42 miles). Global time and date of event 09/09/15 / 2015-09-09 23:26:18 / September 9, 2015 @ 11:26 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.1 km (27 miles). Exact location, longitude -169.6562° West, latitude 52.5669° North, depth = 44.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:26:18 / 2:26 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20003kce. Ids that are associated to the event: us20003kce, ak11697389.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 67 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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