A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 115 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (71 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:14:00 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.2 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -161.5803 West, latitude 54.3893 North, depth = 33.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 18:14:00 / January 11, 2016 @ 6:14 pm. Event id: ak12456652. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12456652.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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 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: 115 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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