A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 80 km W of Willow, Alaska (50 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 00:59:00 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16120608. Unique identifier: ak16120608. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/05/17 / 2017-05-24 09:59:00 / May 24, 2017 @ 9:59 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.556 West, latitude 61.8439 North, depth = 21.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.3 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 80 km W of Willow, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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