A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 39 km NE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (24 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.4 km (39 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:18:32 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.6718 West, latitude 51.4862 North, depth = 63.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/04/17 / 2017-04-29 08:18:32 / April 29, 2017 @ 8:18 am. Event id: ak15830783. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15830783.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 39 km NE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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