A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 34 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska (21 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -171.6402° West, 52.2805° North, depth 48.3 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:30:45 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak14751022. Event ids that are associated: ak14751022. Global time and date of event 17/12/16 / 2016-12-17 21:30:45 / December 17, 2016 @ 9:30 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.3 km (30 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 34 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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