A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 6 km S of Yunaska Island, Alaska (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15119564, us10007wa8. Id of event: us10007wa8. The temblor was picked up at 11:28:42 / 11:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 109.52 km, -170.7106° West, 52.5691° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/01/17 / 2017-01-21 21:28:42 / January 21, 2017 @ 9:28 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 109.52 km (68 miles).
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 three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. 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: 6 km S of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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