A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 50 km N of Amatignak Island, Alaska (31 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 8 km, -179.1692° West, 51.7188° North. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:58:39 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 10:58:39 / November 7, 2016 @ 10:58 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak14305313. Event ids that are associated: ak14305313.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 50 km N of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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