A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 110 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska (68 miles). Exact location, longitude -172.4341° West, latitude 51.8045° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:10:34 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/10/15 / 2015-10-08 20:10:34 / October 8, 2015 @ 8:10 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak11738837. Unique identifier: ak11738837. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-two 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 110 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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