A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 68 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (42 miles). Exact location of event, depth 88 km, -161.8876° West, 54.7933° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 88 km (55 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:13:50 / 12:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/11/17 / 2017-11-24 09:13:50 / November 24, 2017 @ 9:13 am. Event id: ak17398435. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17398435.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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