A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 99 km SSW of City of Saint Paul, Alaska (62 miles) on Friday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:01:57 / 8:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak13995914. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13995914. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.8 km (15 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -170.6372° West, 56.3012° North, depth 23.8 km. Global time and date of event 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 07:01:57 / September 10, 2016 @ 7:01 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 99 km SSW of City of Saint Paul, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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