A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 63 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (39 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 98.5 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:29:37 / 6:29 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16801878. Unique identifier: ak16801878. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 16:29:37 / September 10, 2017 @ 4:29 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -173.2853° West, 52.3057° North, depth 98.5 km.
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 five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 63 km ENE of Atka, Alaska.
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