A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 75 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska (47 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12583472. Id of event: ak12583472. Exact location, longitude -153.591° West, latitude 59.6281° North, depth = 119.9 km. Global time and date of event 31/01/16 / 2016-01-31 00:58:07 / January 31, 2016 @ 12:58 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 119.9 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 15:58:07 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eighty-three, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 75 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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