A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km SSE of Whittier, Alaska (38 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.6 km (15 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/11/16 / 2016-11-26 19:50:08 / November 26, 2016 @ 7:50 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:50:08 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14442854. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14442854. Exact location of earthquake, -148.283° West, 60.2584° North, depth 23.6 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 61 km SSE of Whittier, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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