A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.4 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -166.7471° West, latitude 53.1434° North, depth = 25.4 km. Unique identifier: ak16826581. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16826581. The temblor was picked up at 19:06:18 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 19:06:18 / September 14, 2017 @ 7:06 pm.
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 two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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