A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 64 km WSW of Valdez, Alaska (40 miles). Event id: ak14234876. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14234876. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -147.5045 West, latitude 60.9693 North, depth = 16 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/10/16 / 2016-10-18 08:53:30 / October 18, 2016 @ 8:53 am. The temblor was picked up at 00:53:30 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 16 km (10 miles).
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 five and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km WSW of Valdez, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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