A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska (61 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12474745. Id of event: ak12474745. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 131.2 km (82 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/01/16 / 2016-01-20 10:32:33 / January 20, 2016 @ 10:32 am. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:32:33 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -150.8347° West, latitude 63.1562° North, depth = 131.2 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel anything?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 98 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.