A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:40:19 / 3:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -175.1281 West, latitude 51.53 North, depth = 26.2 km. Unique identifier: ak11743716. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11743716. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/10/15 / 2015-10-09 03:40:19 / October 9, 2015 @ 3:40 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.2 km (16 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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