A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/11/16 / 2016-11-17 11:00:20 / November 17, 2016 @ 11:00 am. Id of earthquake: ak14362502. Event ids that are associated: ak14362502. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:00:20 / 11:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 28.4 km, -163.5397° West, 53.4123° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.4 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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