A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 41 km NNW of Valdez, Alaska (25 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 14:12:08 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak17169285. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17169285. Exact location, longitude -146.5438° West, latitude 61.4933° North, depth = 19.8 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/11/17 / 2017-11-06 23:12:08 / November 6, 2017 @ 11:12 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.8 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 41 km NNW of Valdez, Alaska.
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