A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 67 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.7 km (25 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:51:11 / 10:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/10/17 / 2017-10-31 20:51:11 / October 31, 2017 @ 8:51 pm. Exact location, longitude -173.3011° West, latitude 51.9462° North, depth = 40.7 km. Unique identifier: ak17133426. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17133426.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 67 km ESE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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