A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 22 km N of Valdez, Alaska (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -146.4236° West, 61.3322° North, depth 16.9 km. Global time and date of event 03/11/17 / 2017-11-03 02:00:47 / November 3, 2017 @ 2:00 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak17158425. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17158425. The temblor was picked up at 17:00:47 / 5:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.9 km (11 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 22 km N of Valdez, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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