A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (42 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 06:02:01 / 6:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -171.7102 West, latitude 51.9368 North, depth = 25.6 km. Event id: ak15608751. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15608751. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/03/17 / 2017-03-23 17:02:01 / March 23, 2017 @ 5:02 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles).
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 three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 68 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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