A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 134 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (83 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 46.9 km, -179.1207° West, 50.0492° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46.9 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 19:45:46 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16243118. Unique identifier: ak16243118. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 07:45:46 / July 1, 2017 @ 7:45 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 134 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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