A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 29 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska (18 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.3891 West, latitude 63.4635 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:34:45 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak019ctgxibx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ctgxibx. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 03:34:45 / October 6, 2019 @ 3:34 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 29 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska.
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