A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 76 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (47 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55 km (34 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:56:15 / 3:56 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak12797251. Event ids that are associated: ak12797251. Exact location of earthquake, -165.1921° West, 53.5392° North, depth 55 km. Global time and date of event 11/02/16 / 2016-02-11 02:56:15 / February 11, 2016 @ 2:56 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 76 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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