A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 160 km ENE of Eagle Village, Alaska (99 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). Id of earthquake: ak13962602. Event ids that are associated: ak13962602. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/09/16 / 2016-09-13 15:22:59 / September 13, 2016 @ 3:22 pm. Exact location of event, depth 1.1 km, -138.0784° West, 65.4451° North. The temblor was picked up at 08:22:59 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. 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: 160 km ENE of Eagle Village, Alaska.
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