A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 79 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska (49 miles). Unique identifier: ak12859650. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12859650. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/16 / 2016-02-20 18:15:25 / February 20, 2016 @ 6:15 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:15:25 / 9:15 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 115.1 km (72 miles). Exact location of event, depth 115.1 km, -153.5267° West, 59.6332° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 79 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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