A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 223 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (139 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us20005bji. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13035598, us20005bji. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.85 km (23 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:34:30 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/03/16 / 2016-03-13 14:34:30 / March 13, 2016 @ 2:34 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -163.3313° West, 52.7598° North, depth 36.85 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 223 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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