A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 134 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (83 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 19:45:46 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 07:45:46 / July 1, 2017 @ 7:45 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46.9 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us100095qy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16243118, us100095qy. Exact location of earthquake, -179.1207° West, 50.0492° North, depth 46.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 134 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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