A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 115 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (71 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -161.5803 West, latitude 54.3893 North, depth = 33.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.2 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 07:14:00 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 18:14:00 / January 11, 2016 @ 6:14 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us10004dvy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12456652, us10004dvy.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 115 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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