A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 83 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (52 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:03:14 / 6:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -165.6278° West, 53.3481° North, depth 39.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 39.2 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/10/16 / 2016-10-08 05:03:14 / October 8, 2016 @ 5:03 am. Event id: us20007e7i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14190204, us20007e7i.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 83 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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