A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 39 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (24 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.55 km (13 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16259054, us100096ua. Id of event: us100096ua. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.5787 West, latitude 51.0605 North, depth = 20.55 km. The temblor was reported at 07:44:34 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/06/17 / 2017-06-06 19:44:34 / June 6, 2017 @ 7:44 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-nine 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 39 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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