A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (52 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 00:57:10 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -165.2314° West, latitude 53.4466° North, depth = 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bwj2w6z, us70005tu3. Id of event: us70005tu3. Global time and date of event 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 11:57:10 / September 16, 2019 @ 11:57 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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