A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 83 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (52 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:18:40 / 4:18 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/04/17 / 2017-04-24 15:18:40 / April 24, 2017 @ 3:18 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -166.6337 West, latitude 53.1284 North, depth = 25.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15808277, us10008k9x. Id of event: us10008k9x. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen 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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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: 83 km S of Unalaska, Alaska.
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