A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 24 km N of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (15 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/04/16 / 2016-04-12 05:28:43 / April 12, 2016 @ 5:28 am. Unique identifier: ak13426518. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13426518. The epicenter was at a depth of 50 km (31 miles). Exact location, longitude 178.444° East, latitude 52.1615° North, depth = 50 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:28:43 / 8:28 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 one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 24 km N of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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