A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 56 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (35 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.1 km (14 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:01:18 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/09/16 / 2016-09-05 23:01:18 / September 5, 2016 @ 11:01 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak13914121. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13914121. Exact location of event, depth 23.1 km, -169.0505° West, 52.4444° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 56 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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