A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 126 km SSW of Craig, Alaska (78 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/08/17 / 2017-08-22 12:23:50 / August 22, 2017 @ 12:23 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16618577. Unique identifier: ak16618577. The temblor was detected at 03:23:50 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -134.1995 West, latitude 54.5141 North, depth = 52 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 126 km SSW of Craig, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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