A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 66 km W of Gustavus, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -136.8643° West, 58.3184° North, depth 6.96 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:46:21 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.96 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004zne, ak12630360. Id of event: us20004zne. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/16 / 2016-02-02 07:46:21 / February 2, 2016 @ 7:46 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 66 km W of Gustavus, Alaska.
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