A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 48 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (30 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/11/16 / 2016-11-17 10:05:11 / November 17, 2016 @ 10:05 am. Unique identifier: ak14362432. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14362432. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:05:11 / 1:05 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 117.3 km (73 miles). Exact location, longitude -153.1449° West, latitude 60.0986° North, depth = 117.3 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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: 48 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska.
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