A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 186 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (116 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 100 km (62 miles). Exact location of event, depth 100 km, -174.8387° West, 53.8264° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15374497. Unique identifier: ak15374497. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/02/17 / 2017-02-15 08:07:33 / February 15, 2017 @ 8:07 am. The temblor was picked up at 20:07:33 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 186 km NNW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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