A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 47 km S of Cantwell, Alaska (29 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:46:23 / 6:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.8745° West, latitude 62.9686° North, depth = 77.6 km. Event id: ak14797394. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14797394. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/12/16 / 2016-12-27 03:46:23 / December 27, 2016 @ 3:46 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 77.6 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 47 km S of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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