A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 68 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (42 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:27:42 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.5 km (20 miles). Global time and date of event 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 08:27:42 / May 7, 2017 @ 8:27 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10008vq7. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16131657, us10008vq7. Exact location of event, depth 32.5 km, -170.4732° West, 52.0316° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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