A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 48 km SW of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska (30 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -151.3812 West, latitude 64.7005 North, depth = 13.5 km. The temblor was reported at 15:21:12 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/15 / 2015-10-23 23:21:12 / October 23, 2015 @ 11:21 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak11746838. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11746838. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.5 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 48 km SW of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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