A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (51 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 25.8 km, -164.8483° West, 53.6284° North. Global time and date of event 18/02/16 / 2016-02-18 15:43:25 / February 18, 2016 @ 3:43 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.8 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:43:25 / 4:43 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak12856260. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12856260.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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: 82 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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