A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 90 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (56 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13214601. Id of event: ak13214601. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.4 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.353 West, latitude 52.1834 North, depth = 22.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/04/16 / 2016-04-01 19:52:20 / April 1, 2016 @ 7:52 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 08:52:20 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 90 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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