A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 29 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (18 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bkcj. Id of event: us2000bkcj. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/10/17 / 2017-10-30 15:58:42 / October 30, 2017 @ 3:58 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 130.73 km (81 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -171.4321° West, 52.2488° North, depth 130.73 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:58:42 / 4:58 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 29 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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