A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 41 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (25 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 07:34:54 / November 14, 2017 @ 7:34 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 20:34:54 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17207973. Id of event: ak17207973. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.1843 West, latitude 52.1205 North, depth = 25.6 km.
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 four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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 S of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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