A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km WSW of Dutch Harbor, Alaska (43 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 148.7 km (92 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 04:57:53 / 4:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 148.7 km, -167.576° West, 53.73° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000401p. Unique identifier: us1000401p. Global time and date of event 11/11/15 / 2015-11-11 13:57:53 / November 11, 2015 @ 1:57 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 70 km WSW of Dutch Harbor, Alaska.
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