A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 108 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (67 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13911137. Unique identifier: ak13911137. The temblor was picked up at 03:29:40 / 3:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/09/16 / 2016-09-05 14:29:40 / September 5, 2016 @ 2:29 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -164.2955° West, 53.6912° North, depth 26.8 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.8 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 108 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska.
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