A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 50 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (31 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.3 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 02:42:53 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/09/17 / 2017-09-17 11:42:53 / September 17, 2017 @ 11:42 am. Exact location of earthquake, -154.6957° West, 57.3006° North, depth 27.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16840722. Unique identifier: ak16840722.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 50 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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