A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us10008v3c. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16006545, us10008v3c. Exact location, longitude -178.4229° West, latitude 51.4398° North, depth = 2.02 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 08:17:53 / May 9, 2017 @ 8:17 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.02 km (1 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:17:53 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and seven, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and three and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 51 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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