A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (58 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.3 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000ahs4. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16777243, us2000ahs4. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/08/17 / 2017-08-26 05:13:48 / August 26, 2017 @ 5:13 am. The temblor was picked up at 18:13:48 / 6:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -161.5101° West, 54.6989° North, depth 21.3 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 94 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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