A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 9 km SE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (6 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.016 West, latitude 51.2006 North, depth = 25.9 km. The temblor was detected at 18:41:35 / 6:41 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak17126069. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17126069. Global time and date of event 31/10/17 / 2017-10-31 04:41:35 / October 31, 2017 @ 4:41 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.9 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km SE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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