A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 172 km S of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (107 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 11:06:53 / September 4, 2017 @ 11:06 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:06:53 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000aflp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16761630, us2000aflp. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 177.1788 East, latitude 50.5727 North, depth = 24.79 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.79 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 172 km S of Kiska Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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