A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 196 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (122 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us1000b02m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17107230, us1000b02m. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 00:23:43 / 12:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/17 / 2017-10-28 11:23:43 / October 28, 2017 @ 11:23 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.0038 West, latitude 52.716 North, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 196 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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