A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 64 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (40 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 05:36:19 / November 14, 2017 @ 5:36 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.9 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 17:36:19 / 5:36 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak17207202. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17207202. Exact location of event, longitude -178.1931 West, latitude 51.1703 North, depth = 27.9 km.
Each 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 three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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