A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km WSW of Haines, Alaska (61 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: ak14860974. Event ids that are associated: ak14860974. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/12/16 / 2016-12-31 05:25:56 / December 31, 2016 @ 5:25 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 2 km (1 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:25:56 / 8:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -137.0961° West, 58.9785° North, depth 2 km.
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 twenty 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 98 km WSW of Haines, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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