A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 68 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (42 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12483138, us10004ge9. Unique identifier: us10004ge9. Exact location of earthquake, -168.4264° West, 52.3801° North, depth 37.18 km. Global time and date of event 22/01/16 / 2016-01-22 01:02:23 / January 22, 2016 @ 1:02 am UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:02:23 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.18 km (23 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. 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: 68 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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