A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 145 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (90 miles). Exact location of event, depth 18 km, -164.406° West, 53.1064° North. Global time and date of event 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 11:10:15 / July 19, 2017 @ 11:10 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16353698, us2000a028. Id of event: us2000a028. The epicenter was at a depth of 18 km (11 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:10:15 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 145 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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