A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 151 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (94 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17146391. Id of event: ak17146391. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:17:58 / 2:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/10/17 / 2017-10-29 02:17:58 / October 29, 2017 @ 2:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 33.5 km, 179.7929° East, 50.0924° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.5 km (21 miles).
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 151 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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