A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 53 km SW of Shemya Island, Alaska (33 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 173.6339 East, latitude 52.3401 North, depth = 39.7 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:09:50 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 03:09:50 / June 10, 2017 @ 3:09 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak16288116. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16288116. The epicenter was at a depth of 39.7 km (25 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 53 km SW of Shemya Island, Alaska.
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