A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 79 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (49 miles) on Sunday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:11:40 / 3:11 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 14:11:40 / September 4, 2016 @ 2:11 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us10006pmn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13905870, us10006pmn. Exact location of event, depth 49.21 km, -165.6317° West, 53.4006° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 49.21 km (31 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 79 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska.
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