A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 16 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (10 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:48:09 / 10:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/17 / 2017-06-22 20:48:09 / June 22, 2017 @ 8:48 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16213664. Unique identifier: ak16213664. Exact location of event, longitude -178.897 West, latitude 51.3365 North, depth = 10.1 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 16 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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