A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 83 km SSE of Buldir Island, Alaska (52 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:02:20 / 10:02 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16155013, us10008x9v. Id of event: us10008x9v. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.91 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 176.3876 East, latitude 51.6632 North, depth = 35.91 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 10:02:20 / May 14, 2017 @ 10:02 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 83 km SSE of Buldir Island, Alaska.
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