A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 37 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (23 miles). Id of earthquake: ak13486292. Event ids that are associated: ak13486292. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/04/16 / 2016-04-19 07:21:07 / April 19, 2016 @ 7:21 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:21:07 / 10:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 145.9 km, -173.9213° West, 52.4875° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 145.9 km (91 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km NNE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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