A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 173 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska (107 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.7837 West, latitude 56.3826 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:03:45 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 13:03:45 / April 5, 2016 @ 1:03 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak13322353. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13322353.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 173 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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