A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 71 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (44 miles) on Sunday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:00:15 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -171.2382 West, latitude 51.8489 North, depth = 29.3 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.3 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 08:00:15 / July 10, 2017 @ 8:00 am. Unique identifier: ak16326071. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16326071.
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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