A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 68 km S of Yunaska Island, Alaska (42 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16253548. Event ids that are associated: ak16253548. Global time and date of event 04/07/17 / 2017-07-04 05:24:38 / July 4, 2017 @ 5:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -170.5572° West, latitude 52.0196° North, depth = 18.9 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:24:38 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.9 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km S of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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