A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 84 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (52 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 50.37 km (31 miles). Event id: us2000a9mg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16396245, us2000a9mg. Global time and date of event 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 19:15:12 / August 1, 2017 @ 7:15 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 08:15:12 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -166.8349° West, 53.1338° North, depth 50.37 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. 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: 84 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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