A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 33 km W of Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska (21 miles). Unique identifier: ak11768057. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11768057. Global time and date of event 02/11/15 / 2015-11-02 20:08:35 / November 2, 2015 @ 8:08 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:08:35 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -152.5279 West, latitude 68.1051 North, depth = 0.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.2 km (0 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 three 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. 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: 33 km W of Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska.
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