A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 116 km NNE of Ruby, Alaska (72 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -154.9755° West, 65.7598° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 15:16:08 / September 24, 2016 @ 3:16 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:16:08 / 7:16 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14031000. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14031000.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 116 km NNE of Ruby, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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