A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 53 km E of Yakutat, Alaska (33 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/16 / 2016-11-11 15:40:17 / November 11, 2016 @ 3:40 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:40:17 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -138.8037 West, latitude 59.4575 North, depth = 0 km. Unique identifier: ak14316159. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14316159.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 53 km E of Yakutat, Alaska.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.