A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 46 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (29 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:32:15 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/07/17 / 2017-07-29 12:32:15 / July 29, 2017 @ 12:32 pm. Id of earthquake: ak16381249. Event ids that are associated: ak16381249. Exact location, longitude -170.1653° West, latitude 52.3632° North, depth = 7.6 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.6 km (5 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. 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: 46 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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