A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 70 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:46:53 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16775857. Id of event: ak16775857. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/17 / 2017-09-07 03:46:53 / September 7, 2017 @ 3:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -165.7808° West, 53.4321° North, depth 36.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.7 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-eight 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 70 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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