A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 83 km SSW of Shishmaref, Alaska (52 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 08:26:18 / June 5, 2017 @ 8:26 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.1 km (9 miles). Unique identifier: ak16248027. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16248027. Exact location of earthquake, -166.7438° West, 65.5606° North, depth 15.1 km. The temblor was detected at 23:26:18 / 11:26 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 83 km SSW of Shishmaref, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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