A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 76 km NNW of Sand Point, Alaska (47 miles). Global time and date of event 26/10/17 / 2017-10-26 23:10:44 / October 26, 2017 @ 11:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -161.1563° West, latitude 55.9165° North, depth = 173.31 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 173.31 km (108 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:10:44 / 2:10 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak17100552, us1000ayui. Unique identifier: us1000ayui.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 76 km NNW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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