A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 50 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (31 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4479 West, latitude 51.4558 North, depth = 7.8 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:09:09 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008v2w. Event ids that are associated: ak16005042, us10008v2w. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 07:09:09 / May 9, 2017 @ 7:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifteen, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 50 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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