A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 41 km NNE of Sand Point, Alaska (25 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 86.6 km (54 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:38:15 / 8:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.143 West, latitude 55.655 North, depth = 86.6 km. Event id: us10006mvx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006mvx. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/08/16 / 2016-08-24 16:38:15 / August 24, 2016 @ 4:38 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 41 km NNE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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