A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 67 km S of Chignik Lake, Alaska (42 miles). Exact location, longitude -158.8511° West, latitude 55.6543° North, depth = 46.3 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 20:37:25 / September 19, 2017 @ 8:37 pm. Event id: us2000asye. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16859290, us2000asye. The temblor was detected at 11:37:25 / 11:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46.3 km (29 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 67 km S of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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