A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 50 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (31 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:57:09 / 12:57 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.5 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12777341. Id of event: ak12777341. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/02/16 / 2016-02-07 23:57:09 / February 7, 2016 @ 11:57 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -170.3645° West, 52.2305° North, depth 33.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 50 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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