A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 226 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (140 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 17:22:49 / March 22, 2017 @ 5:22 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.4 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008tx7. Unique identifier: us20008tx7. Exact location of earthquake, -175.1673° West, 54.1453° North, depth 16.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:22:49 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 226 km NNW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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