A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 46 km SSW of Cantwell, Alaska (29 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:03:03 / 8:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 78.9 km (49 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.3809° West, 63.0249° North, depth 78.9 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16434227. Unique identifier: ak16434227. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/17 / 2017-08-04 17:03:03 / August 4, 2017 @ 5:03 pm.
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 two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-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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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: 46 km SSW of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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