A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 41 km SW of Cantwell, Alaska (25 miles). Id of earthquake: ak14810143. Event ids that are associated: ak14810143. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/12/16 / 2016-12-28 12:04:10 / December 28, 2016 @ 12:04 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 93.2 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.6131° West, 63.172° North, depth 93.2 km. The temblor was detected at 03:04:10 / 3:04 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 41 km SW of Cantwell, Alaska.
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