A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 174 km S of Atka, Alaska (108 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: ak12104304. Event ids that are associated: ak12104304. Exact location of event, longitude -174.0908 West, latitude 50.627 North, depth = 24 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/11/15 / 2015-11-28 19:13:20 / November 28, 2015 @ 7:13 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 07:13:20 / 7:13 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five 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. 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: 174 km S of Atka, Alaska.
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