A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska (45 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: ak16821376. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16821376. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:57:52 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.3931 West, latitude 53.4691 North, depth = 13.1 km. Global time and date of event 12/09/17 / 2017-09-12 16:57:52 / September 12, 2017 @ 4:57 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 72 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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