A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 176 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (109 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude 170.9026 East, latitude 53.6391 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us100095bv. Event ids that are associated: ak16240856, us100095bv. Global time and date of event 02/06/17 / 2017-06-02 23:45:14 / June 2, 2017 @ 11:45 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 10:45:14 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 176 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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