A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km NW of Fort McPherson, Canada (64 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/02/16 / 2016-02-25 12:34:43 / February 25, 2016 @ 12:34 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -136.4855 West, latitude 68.1448 North, depth = 20.3 km. Unique identifier: ak12880440. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12880440. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.3 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:34:43 / 4:34 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 103 km NW of Fort McPherson, Canada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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