A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 87 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (54 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -169.5847° West, latitude 52.2398° North, depth = 30.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.4 km (19 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:21:33 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15397294. Unique identifier: ak15397294. Global time and date of event 26/02/17 / 2017-02-26 06:21:33 / February 26, 2017 @ 6:21 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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