A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska (37 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 14:39:01 / 2:39 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 139.9 km (87 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 23:39:01 / March 27, 2017 @ 11:39 pm. Exact location of event, depth 139.9 km, -156.0922° West, 58.2388° North. Id of earthquake: ak15643832. Event ids that are associated: ak15643832.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 60 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska.
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