A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:22:43 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.0029 West, latitude 51.1999 North, depth = 25.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16683383. Id of event: ak16683383. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/08/17 / 2017-08-26 14:22:43 / August 26, 2017 @ 2:22 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel it?
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. 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.