A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 75 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (47 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 09/11/16 / 2016-11-09 19:02:32 / November 9, 2016 @ 7:02 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak14311737. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14311737. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.5 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:02:32 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -169.3047 West, latitude 52.3162 North, depth = 35.5 km.
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 five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 75 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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