A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 66 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.3037 West, latitude 51.9778 North, depth = 65.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 65.2 km (41 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 20:07:40 / July 30, 2017 @ 8:07 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16386653. Id of event: ak16386653. The temblor was picked up at 10:07:40 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter).
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 six and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 66 km ESE of Atka, Alaska.
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