A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 137 km N of Atka, Alaska (85 miles) on Sunday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:35:34 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 20:35:34 / March 26, 2017 @ 8:35 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 176.7 km (110 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15649623, us10008deu. Id of event: us10008deu. Exact location of event, longitude -173.9055 West, latitude 53.4145 North, depth = 176.7 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 three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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