A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 45 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (28 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.1034 West, latitude 52.4486 North, depth = 96.49 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:52:11 / 5:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/03/16 / 2016-03-13 16:52:11 / March 13, 2016 @ 4:52 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13035613, us20005bki. Id of event: us20005bki. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.49 km (60 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 45 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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