A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (43 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 13:19:11 / 1:19 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16851829. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16851829. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.3 km (37 miles). Global time and date of event 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 22:19:11 / September 18, 2017 @ 10:19 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -161.393° West, latitude 54.9594° North, depth = 60.3 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 70 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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