A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 81 km S of Chignik Lake, Alaska (50 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 61.63 km (38 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:02:32 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us100088y1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15456278, us100088y1. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 04:02:32 / March 10, 2017 @ 4:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -158.8197° West, latitude 55.5237° North, depth = 61.63 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 81 km S of Chignik Lake, Alaska.
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