A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 50 km SW of Dutch Harbor, Alaska (31 miles). Id of earthquake: us20005z37. Event ids that are associated: ak13601558, us20005z37. Exact location of earthquake, -167.1546° West, 53.6126° North, depth 178.86 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/05/16 / 2016-05-22 10:05:08 / May 22, 2016 @ 10:05 am. The temblor was picked up at 02:05:08 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 178.86 km (111 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 50 km SW of Dutch Harbor, Alaska.
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