A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (35 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -154.9369° West, 57.5221° North, depth 9.9 km. Event id: us10008plc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008plc. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/04/17 / 2017-04-30 11:03:56 / April 30, 2017 @ 11:03 am. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:03:56 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel anything?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.