A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 78 kilometers (48 miles) from Kodiak in Alaska. Unique identifier: ak13603498. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13603498. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.7 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -151.4779° West, 58.2921° North, depth 1.7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/05/16 / 2016-05-23 02:18:27 / May 23, 2016 @ 2:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:18:27 / 4:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kodiak. Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel the quake?
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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 78 km NE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.