A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 82 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (51 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:11:55 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.1 km (34 miles). Exact location, longitude -164.7974° West, latitude 53.6673° North, depth = 54.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 19:11:55 / January 7, 2016 @ 7:11 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12444994. Id of event: ak12444994.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 82 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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