A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 166 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska (103 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 19:40:15 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us100098ej. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16308052, us100098ej. Global time and date of event 09/07/17 / 2017-07-09 07:40:15 / July 9, 2017 @ 7:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 175.9651 East, latitude 50.8597 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 166 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska.
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