A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska (77 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -137.6049° West, latitude 57.8834° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 05:08:04 / November 19, 2017 @ 5:08 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000br95. Event ids that are associated: ak17301604, us2000br95. The temblor was reported at 20:08:04 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 124 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska.
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