A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 131 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada (81 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:15:48 / 6:15 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 02:15:48 / September 16, 2019 @ 2:15 am. Id of earthquake: ak019bwdh2kb. Event ids that are associated: ak019bwdh2kb. The epicenter was at a depth of 22.5 km (14 miles). Exact location, longitude -135.7049° West, latitude 66.3007° North, depth = 22.5 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 131 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada.
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