A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km NE of Adak, Alaska (52 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/17 / 2017-03-11 23:30:57 / March 11, 2017 @ 11:30 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.6539 West, latitude 52.3161 North, depth = 221.4 km. Unique identifier: ak15499401. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15499401. The temblor was reported at 13:30:57 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 221.4 km (138 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 84 km NE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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