A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 37 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (23 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/12/16 / 2016-12-19 22:33:11 / December 19, 2016 @ 10:33 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 65 km (40 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:33:11 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14772134. Id of event: ak14772134. Exact location, longitude -165.3094° West, latitude 53.9416° North, depth = 65 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 37 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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