A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 131 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (81 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/08/17 / 2017-08-29 20:36:13 / August 29, 2017 @ 8:36 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:36:13 / 8:36 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16747792, us2000ah7r. Id of event: us2000ah7r. Exact location of event, longitude -179.0346 West, latitude 50.0841 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 131 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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