A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 119 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (74 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/15 / 2015-10-28 21:32:30 / October 28, 2015 @ 9:32 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.7 km (8 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:32:30 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak11756848. Event ids that are associated: ak11756848. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.3381 West, latitude 63.4323 North, depth = 12.7 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 119 km W of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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