A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 99 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (62 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 58.2 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10006kq0. Event ids that are associated: ak13911135, us10006kq0. Exact location of event, depth 58.2 km, -164.3431° West, 53.8264° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:15:47 / 3:15 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/09/16 / 2016-09-05 14:15:47 / September 5, 2016 @ 2:15 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 99 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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