A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 46 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (29 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:35:59 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.4837 West, latitude 52.2353 North, depth = 39 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 05:35:59 / September 9, 2017 @ 5:35 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16786015, us2000alzw. Id of event: us2000alzw. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 39 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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