A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km NE of Arctic Village, Alaska (36 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13996959. Id of event: ak13996959. The temblor was reported at 08:49:16 / 8:49 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/09/16 / 2016-09-17 16:49:16 / September 17, 2016 @ 4:49 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -144.6628° West, 68.5354° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 58 km NE of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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