A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 106 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (66 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:49:06 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak15284614. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15284614. Exact location of event, depth 14.5 km, -173.7897° West, 53.1244° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.5 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/17 / 2017-02-17 09:49:06 / February 17, 2017 @ 9:49 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 106 km NNE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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