A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -173.3136° West, latitude 51.5182° North, depth = 4.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15304379. Id of event: ak15304379. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.6 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/02/17 / 2017-02-19 06:41:47 / February 19, 2017 @ 6:41 am. The temblor was detected at 06:41:47 / 6:41 am (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 four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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