A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 25 km SSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (16 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 29.1 km, -154.1866° West, 57.3381° North. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:02:13 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.1 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak14303406. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14303406. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 04:02:13 / November 7, 2016 @ 4:02 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 25 km SSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska.
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