A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 109 km S of Larsen Bay, Alaska (68 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.78 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700036pv. Id of event: us700036pv. Exact location of event, longitude -153.9993 West, latitude 56.5548 North, depth = 16.78 km. The temblor was reported at 15:08:11 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/04/19 / 2019-04-16 00:08:11 / April 16, 2019 @ 12:08 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 109 km S of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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