A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km NE of Atka, Alaska (68 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 198.6 km (123 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 198.6 km, -173.0878° West, 52.9154° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 23:57:05 / September 11, 2017 @ 11:57 pm. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:57:05 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16820828. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16820828.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km NE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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