A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 155 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (96 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: ak12804095. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12804095. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 01:38:21 / February 13, 2016 @ 1:38 am. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:38:21 / 1:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.3775 West, latitude 50.8929 North, depth = 4.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 155 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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