A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 51 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (32 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:53:22 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/02/17 / 2017-02-27 16:53:22 / February 27, 2017 @ 4:53 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -170.3987 West, latitude 52.2071 North, depth = 32.2 km. Id of earthquake: ak15419712. Event ids that are associated: ak15419712. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.2 km (20 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 51 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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