A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 54 km ESE of Healy, Alaska (34 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/12/16 / 2016-12-27 22:04:48 / December 27, 2016 @ 10:04 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.3 km (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -147.9161 West, latitude 63.6969 North, depth = 23.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:04:48 / 1:04 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak14802654. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14802654.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 54 km ESE of Healy, Alaska.
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