A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 104 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (65 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16173853. Unique identifier: ak16173853. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.3 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 01:49:29 / June 5, 2017 @ 1:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 179.4606° East, 51.0012° North, depth 17.3 km. The temblor was detected at 13:49:29 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 104 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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