A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 40 km SSE of Whittier, Alaska (25 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -148.4639 West, latitude 60.4271 North, depth = 13.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.9 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak12740073. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12740073. The temblor was detected at 07:07:10 / 7:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/02/16 / 2016-02-06 16:07:10 / February 6, 2016 @ 4:07 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 40 km SSE of Whittier, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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