A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Sitka in Alaska. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -136.1854° West, 57.2501° North, depth 6.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/06/17 / 2017-06-15 09:07:15 / June 15, 2017 @ 9:07 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak16187652. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16187652. The temblor was reported at 00:07:15 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Sitka (c. 8 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sitka. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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