A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 53 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (33 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 07:33:37 / September 23, 2017 @ 7:33 am UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:33:37 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -170.413° West, latitude 52.1876° North, depth = 30 km. Unique identifier: ak16880394. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16880394.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 twenty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 53 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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