A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 9 km N of Amatignak Island, Alaska (6 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 56.35 km (35 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.135 West, latitude 51.3267 North, depth = 56.35 km. The temblor was reported at 16:00:08 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16031108, us10008x8x. Unique identifier: us10008x8x. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 02:00:08 / May 14, 2017 @ 2:00 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km N of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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