A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 25 km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (16 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 127 km (79 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:43:28 / 11:43 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13592009. Unique identifier: ak13592009. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/16 / 2016-05-18 19:43:28 / May 18, 2016 @ 7:43 pm. Exact location, longitude -153.0999° West, latitude 60.3339° North, depth = 127 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 25 km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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