A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 161 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (100 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us1000ar63. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17026661, us1000ar63. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:06:12 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/10/17 / 2017-10-11 11:06:12 / October 11, 2017 @ 11:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.3034 East, latitude 50.2207 North, depth = 7.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.7 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 161 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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