A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 95 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (59 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12465380. Unique identifier: ak12465380. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.2 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -164.6893 West, latitude 53.568 North, depth = 25.2 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:32:06 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/01/16 / 2016-01-17 22:32:06 / January 17, 2016 @ 10:32 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 95 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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