A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 147 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (91 miles). Unique identifier: us2000bf8i. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17146391, us2000bf8i. Exact location of earthquake, 179.7334° East, 50.1603° North, depth 24.71 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.71 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:17:59 / 2:17 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/10/17 / 2017-10-29 02:17:59 / October 29, 2017 @ 2:17 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 147 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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