A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 46 km S of Cold Bay, Alaska (29 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 92.6 km (58 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/01/17 / 2017-01-05 08:33:56 / January 5, 2017 @ 8:33 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10007s5f. Event ids that are associated: ak14961492, us10007s5f. The temblor was reported at 23:33:56 / 11:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -162.7049 West, latitude 54.767 North, depth = 92.6 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 46 km S of Cold Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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