A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 71 km NNE of Sand Point, Alaska (44 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:18:32 / 4:18 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13421543. Unique identifier: ak13421543. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/04/16 / 2016-04-09 00:18:32 / April 9, 2016 @ 12:18 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.9733 West, latitude 55.9068 North, depth = 7.6 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 71 km NNE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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