A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 53 km SE of Adak, Alaska (33 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46.3 km (29 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.0267 West, latitude 51.6023 North, depth = 46.3 km. Unique identifier: ak15432783. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15432783. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:16:39 / 1:16 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/03/17 / 2017-03-03 11:16:39 / March 3, 2017 @ 11:16 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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. 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: 53 km SE of Adak, Alaska.
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