A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 100 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska (62 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 23:43:22 / April 4, 2017 @ 11:43 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:43:22 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.1 km (25 miles). Unique identifier: ak15686019. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15686019. Exact location, longitude -167.8941° West, latitude 52.2625° North, depth = 40.1 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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: 100 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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