A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:12:40 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak11743730. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11743730. Exact location of earthquake, 175.8463° East, 50.4502° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/10/15 / 2015-10-09 17:12:40 / October 9, 2015 @ 5:12 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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