A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 30 km ENE of Nikolski, Alaska (19 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008f90. Event ids that are associated: ak15643795, us10008f90. The temblor was picked up at 12:42:45 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 85.88 km (53 miles). Global time and date of event 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 22:42:45 / March 27, 2017 @ 10:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.4177 West, latitude 53.033 North, depth = 85.88 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 30 km ENE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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