A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 15 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (9 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/02/17 / 2017-02-14 18:36:47 / February 14, 2017 @ 6:36 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.1 km (3 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:36:47 / 9:36 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak15268213. Event ids that are associated: ak15268213. Exact location, longitude -160.6375° West, latitude 55.2206° North, depth = 4.1 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 15 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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