A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km ESE of King Salmon, Alaska (42 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 05:04:27 / 5:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/08/17 / 2017-08-19 14:04:27 / August 19, 2017 @ 2:04 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16574712. Id of event: ak16574712. Exact location, longitude -155.531° West, latitude 58.5147° North, depth = 124.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 124.9 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km ESE of King Salmon, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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