A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 23 km N of Atka, Alaska (14 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/15 / 2015-10-25 03:02:49 / October 25, 2015 @ 3:02 am. Exact location of event, longitude -174.2085 West, latitude 52.4095 North, depth = 196.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11748623. Id of event: ak11748623. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 196.8 km (122 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:02:49 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km N of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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