A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 25 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (16 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us20008jqv. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15267134, us20008jqv. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:53:44 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.9 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 7.9 km, -160.4923° West, 55.1053° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/17 / 2017-02-14 14:53:44 / February 14, 2017 @ 2:53 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 25 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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