A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 33 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (21 miles). Exact location, longitude -166.7168° West, latitude 53.5882° North, depth = 81.47 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 81.47 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/01/17 / 2017-01-10 19:19:47 / January 10, 2017 @ 7:19 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:19:47 / 10:19 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10007tn9. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15060125, us10007tn9.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 33 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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