A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 15 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (9 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 24.3 km, -178.91° West, 51.1919° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/09/19 / 2019-09-17 01:43:19 / September 17, 2019 @ 1:43 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019by0kxdg. Id of event: ak019by0kxdg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.3 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:43:19 / 3:43 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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