A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 83 km E of Atka, Alaska (52 miles). Global time and date of event 13/05/16 / 2016-05-13 02:01:03 / May 13, 2016 @ 2:01 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13565279. Id of event: ak13565279. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:01:03 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.5 km (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -172.977 West, latitude 52.269 North, depth = 63.5 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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