A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 11 km S of Akutan, Alaska (7 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -165.7974° West, latitude 54.036° North, depth = 119.5 km. The temblor was detected at 07:10:12 / 7:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/17 / 2017-02-17 16:10:12 / February 17, 2017 @ 4:10 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak15286643. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15286643. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 119.5 km (74 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km S of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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