A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 80 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (50 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:09:47 / 4:09 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/02/16 / 2016-02-07 15:09:47 / February 7, 2016 @ 3:09 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.08 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -169.4211° West, 52.2991° North, depth 35.08 km. Id of earthquake: us200050fp. Event ids that are associated: ak12766444, us200050fp.
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 nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 80 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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