A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 221 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (137 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:07:33 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.1 km (16 miles). Id of earthquake: ak12451877. Event ids that are associated: ak12451877. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/01/16 / 2016-01-05 01:07:33 / January 5, 2016 @ 1:07 am. Exact location of earthquake, -163.5692° West, 52.6453° North, depth 25.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 221 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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