A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 96 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (60 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47.1 km (29 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -175.3399° West, 51.5945° North, depth 47.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:56:25 / 2:56 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak12844456. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12844456. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/16 / 2016-02-17 02:56:25 / February 17, 2016 @ 2:56 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 two hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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: 96 km ESE of Adak, Alaska.
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