A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 118 km S of False Pass, Alaska (73 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13832762, us10006e5q. Unique identifier: us10006e5q. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.83 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:41:03 / 5:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -163.5231° West, 53.7924° North, depth 9.83 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/08/16 / 2016-08-06 04:41:03 / August 6, 2016 @ 4:41 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
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: 118 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.