A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 26 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (16 miles). Exact location of event, depth 130 km, -152.9899° West, 60.2787° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/09/17 / 2017-09-21 08:38:10 / September 21, 2017 @ 8:38 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 130 km (81 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:38:10 / 11:38 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak16874715. Event ids that are associated: ak16874715.
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 26 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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