A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 46 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska (29 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/05/16 / 2016-05-19 14:12:43 / May 19, 2016 @ 2:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 78.1 km, -166.9683° West, 53.5394° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13593377. Id of event: ak13593377. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:12:43 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 78.1 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 46 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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