A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 52 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (32 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:52:05 / 6:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.3818 West, latitude 51.3797 North, depth = 7.39 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.39 km (5 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008v6q. Event ids that are associated: ak16015854, us10008v6q. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 16:52:05 / May 9, 2017 @ 4:52 pm.
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 seventy-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 52 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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