A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (63 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 13:34:23 / 1:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -167.3564 West, latitude 52.9765 North, depth = 17.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.1 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/10/16 / 2016-10-10 00:34:23 / October 10, 2016 @ 12:34 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us20007d0g. Event ids that are associated: us20007d0g.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten 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: 101 km E of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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