A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 93 km S of Nikolski, Alaska (58 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us20005gbs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13412967, us20005gbs. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -168.6672° West, 52.1107° North. The temblor was detected at 16:23:04 / 4:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/16 / 2016-03-28 03:23:04 / March 28, 2016 @ 3:23 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 93 km S of Nikolski, Alaska.
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