A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 268 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska (167 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 03:27:15 / August 14, 2017 @ 3:27 am. The temblor was reported at 17:27:15 / 5:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -145.901 West, latitude 57.04 North, depth = 1.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.9 km (1 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16516900. Id of event: ak16516900.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 268 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska.
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