A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 11 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (7 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 71.47 km (44 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/01/17 / 2017-01-10 00:54:55 / January 10, 2017 @ 12:54 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15059445, us10007tmw. Id of event: us10007tmw. Exact location of earthquake, -160.4209° West, 55.2391° North, depth 71.47 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:54:55 / 3:54 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 11 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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