A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 147 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (91 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 03:25:02 / 3:25 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak12801928. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12801928. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/16 / 2016-02-12 15:25:02 / February 12, 2016 @ 3:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 179.5284 East, latitude 50.252 North, depth = 8.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 147 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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