A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16793486. Event ids that are associated: ak16793486. The temblor was picked up at 22:49:42 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 22:49:42 / September 9, 2017 @ 10:49 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.4861 West, latitude 55.435 North, depth = 25.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: Alaska Peninsula.
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