A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/19 / 2019-10-17 02:26:01 / October 17, 2019 @ 2:26 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.77 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8753 West, latitude 56.1047 North, depth = 21.77 km. Unique identifier: us70005v0k. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019dbn731j, us70005v0k. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:26:01 / 4:26 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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