A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 82 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (51 miles). Id of earthquake: us20008klb. Event ids that are associated: ak15256882, us20008klb. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/02/17 / 2017-02-12 07:56:41 / February 12, 2017 @ 7:56 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:56:41 / 8:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.7899 West, latitude 53.1444 North, depth = 25.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 82 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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