A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 2 km NE of Eagle Village, Alaska (1 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/01/17 / 2017-01-03 10:33:38 / January 3, 2017 @ 10:33 am. Id of earthquake: ak14908840. Event ids that are associated: ak14908840. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:33:38 / 1:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -141.0782 West, latitude 64.7942 North, depth = 12 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km NE of Eagle Village, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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