A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 194 km S of Fort McPherson, Canada (121 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 15:04:30 / 3:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/03/17 / 2017-03-20 23:04:30 / March 20, 2017 @ 11:04 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.76 km (11 miles). Exact location of event, depth 17.76 km, -134.3959° West, 65.7009° North. Unique identifier: us20008uhg. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15639054, us20008uhg.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 194 km S of Fort McPherson, Canada.
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