A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 85 km ESE of Cold Bay, Alaska (53 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 02:55:33 / July 10, 2017 @ 2:55 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16318159, us2000a0me. Unique identifier: us2000a0me. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.5339 West, latitude 54.8344 North, depth = 75.09 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 75.09 km (47 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:55:33 / 5:55 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-nine 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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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. 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: 85 km ESE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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