A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, south of Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.6 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 22:01:04 / 10:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15614945. Id of event: ak15614945. Global time and date of event 19/03/17 / 2017-03-19 22:01:04 / March 19, 2017 @ 10:01 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 17.6 km, -161.8211° West, 52.8659° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: south of Alaska.
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