A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 46 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (29 miles) on Friday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:35:59 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 05:35:59 / September 9, 2017 @ 5:35 am. Unique identifier: ak16786015. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16786015. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39 km (24 miles). Exact location of event, depth 39 km, -170.4837° West, 52.2353° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 46 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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