A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 268 km ESE of Chirikof Island, Alaska (167 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 12.65 km (8 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:33:45 / 6:33 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100078gt. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14349641, us100078gt. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 16:33:45 / November 7, 2016 @ 4:33 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -151.6989 West, latitude 54.9182 North, depth = 12.65 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 268 km ESE of Chirikof Island, Alaska.
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