A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 13 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (8 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:18:51 / 5:18 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13937541. Id of event: ak13937541. Exact location of event, depth 26.1 km, -179.0317° West, 51.1483° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/16 / 2016-09-11 14:18:51 / September 11, 2016 @ 2:18 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 13 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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