A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 47 km E of Atka, Alaska (29 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 04:35:46 / July 25, 2017 @ 4:35 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16375675. Id of event: ak16375675. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 147.7 km (92 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.5043 West, latitude 52.2343 North, depth = 147.7 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:35:46 / 6:35 pm (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 two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three 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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