A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska (60 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us10008egq. Event ids that are associated: ak15686019, us10008egq. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.01 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.8916 West, latitude 52.2907 North, depth = 17.01 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 23:43:21 / April 4, 2017 @ 11:43 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:43:21 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter).
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 six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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