A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 143 km SE of Atka, Alaska (89 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 36.84 km (23 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16169382, us20009kip. Unique identifier: us20009kip. Exact location of event, depth 36.84 km, -172.5524° West, 51.4075° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 15:45:20 / June 3, 2017 @ 3:45 pm. The temblor was reported at 03:45:20 / 3:45 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 143 km SE of Atka, Alaska.
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