A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (46 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.3 km (26 miles). Global time and date of event 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 20:38:19 / January 7, 2016 @ 8:38 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 09:38:19 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12445515. Unique identifier: ak12445515. Exact location of event, longitude -169.5242 West, latitude 52.4046 North, depth = 41.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 74 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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