A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 78 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (48 miles). Event id: ak11668089. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11668089. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -166.6895° West, 53.1734° North, depth 25.7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/08/15 / 2015-08-03 02:16:35 / August 3, 2015 @ 2:16 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:16:35 / 3:16 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 78 km S of Unalaska, Alaska.
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