A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 31 km WSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006p6p. Id of event: us10006p6p. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:25:22 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/08/16 / 2016-08-26 15:25:22 / August 26, 2016 @ 3:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 177.213 East, latitude 51.948 North, depth = 2.7 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 31 km WSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska.
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