A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 86 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska (53 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:05:33 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12496954. Unique identifier: ak12496954. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 11:05:33 / January 24, 2016 @ 11:05 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -153.3914° West, latitude 59.6449° North, depth = 118.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 118.7 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 86 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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