A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km SE of Cantwell, Alaska (42 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 08:28:58 / 8:28 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 44.7 km (28 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.0248 West, latitude 62.9384 North, depth = 44.7 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13447311. Unique identifier: ak13447311. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/04/16 / 2016-04-15 16:28:58 / April 15, 2016 @ 4:28 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km SE of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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