A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 64 km ESE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (40 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:51:22 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 13:51:22 / July 28, 2017 @ 1:51 pm. Event id: ak16378831. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16378831. Exact location of earthquake, -157.8133° West, 56.0206° North, depth 49.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 49.6 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km ESE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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