A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 79 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (49 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -169.6078 West, latitude 52.3598 North, depth = 49.65 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 49.65 km (31 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:11:07 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 11:11:07 / March 5, 2017 @ 11:11 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us1000881w. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15440493, us1000881w.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 79 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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