A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 105 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (65 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/04/16 / 2016-04-15 23:55:41 / April 15, 2016 @ 11:55 pm. The temblor was detected at 11:55:41 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.785 West, latitude 50.8125 North, depth = 30.41 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13451974, us20005iws. Id of event: us20005iws. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.41 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-two 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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