A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 91 km ESE of Shishmaref, Alaska (57 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13618479. Unique identifier: ak13618479. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.4 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:23:26 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/05/16 / 2016-05-23 18:23:26 / May 23, 2016 @ 6:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.3677 West, latitude 65.8242 North, depth = 22.4 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 91 km ESE of Shishmaref, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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