A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 98 km NNW of Little Diomede Island, Alaska (61 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.0681 West, latitude 66.4782 North, depth = 16.72 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:10:56 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10008hpv. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15744662, us10008hpv. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.72 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/04/17 / 2017-04-10 11:10:56 / April 10, 2017 @ 11:10 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 98 km NNW of Little Diomede Island, Alaska.
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