A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 97 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (60 miles). Id of earthquake: ak13115665. Event ids that are associated: ak13115665. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.5 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/03/16 / 2016-03-28 06:02:38 / March 28, 2016 @ 6:02 am. Exact location of event, depth 11.5 km, -168.526° West, 52.0843° North. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:02:38 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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