A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 89 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (55 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:22:54 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 194.4 km (121 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 17:22:54 / March 22, 2017 @ 5:22 pm. Id of earthquake: ak15594372. Event ids that are associated: ak15594372. Exact location of earthquake, -174.9241° West, 52.8723° North, depth 194.4 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 89 km NNW of Atka, Alaska.
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