A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 183 km NNW of Nikolski, Alaska (114 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 03:58:34 / June 13, 2017 @ 3:58 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us20009m6z. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16184111, us20009m6z. The temblor was picked up at 16:58:34 / 4:58 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.9 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -169.7617° West, latitude 54.497° North, depth = 27.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 183 km NNW of Nikolski, Alaska.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.