A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 85 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska (53 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004y8y, ak12716127. Id of event: ak12716127. Global time and date of event 06/02/16 / 2016-02-06 00:08:40 / February 6, 2016 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 111 km (69 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:08:40 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 111 km, -153.385° West, 59.6864° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 85 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska.
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