A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 206 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska (128 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bqfx. Id of event: us2000bqfx. The temblor was reported at 18:35:44 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.53 km (13 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/11/17 / 2017-11-09 07:35:44 / November 9, 2017 @ 7:35 am. Exact location of event, longitude 170.444 East, latitude 52.0426 North, depth = 21.53 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 206 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska.
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