A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 47 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.4 km, -178.4772° West, 51.424° North. Unique identifier: us10008vrp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15973232, us10008vrp. The temblor was detected at 13:01:53 / 1:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.4 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 23:01:53 / May 7, 2017 @ 11:01 pm.
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 four hundred and fourty-nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 47 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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