A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 103 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (64 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:23:28 / 11:23 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak16830482. Event ids that are associated: ak16830482. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/09/17 / 2017-09-15 22:23:28 / September 15, 2017 @ 10:23 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.3978 West, latitude 53.6905 North, depth = 25.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska.
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