A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (45 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15435192. Unique identifier: ak15435192. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.5 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -165.6671 West, latitude 53.4658 North, depth = 7.5 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:46:45 / 5:46 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/17 / 2017-03-04 04:46:45 / March 4, 2017 @ 4:46 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 73 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska.
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