A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (38 miles) on Thursday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:40:13 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.35 km (26 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.3149 West, latitude 52.1333 North, depth = 41.35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/17 / 2017-02-09 16:40:13 / February 9, 2017 @ 4:40 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15251892, us20008ish. Unique identifier: us20008ish.
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 61 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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