A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 38 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (24 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.89 km (11 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/07/17 / 2017-07-29 12:32:18 / July 29, 2017 @ 12:32 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000a2i2. Event ids that are associated: ak16381249, us2000a2i2. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:32:18 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.1973 West, latitude 52.465 North, depth = 17.89 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 38 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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