A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 51 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (32 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56.1 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 02:35:30 / 2:35 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13973558. Id of event: ak13973558. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.0281 West, latitude 53.5246 North, depth = 56.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/16 / 2016-09-14 10:35:30 / September 14, 2016 @ 10:35 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 51 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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