A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 94 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada (58 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:48:36 / 2:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/04/16 / 2016-04-09 09:48:36 / April 9, 2016 @ 9:48 am. Exact location of event, depth 21 km, -135.9367° West, 66.6941° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21 km (13 miles). Id of earthquake: ak13421820. Event ids that are associated: ak13421820.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. 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: 94 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada.
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