A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 56 km SE of Atka, Alaska (35 miles). Event id: ak17351652. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17351652. Global time and date of event 21/11/17 / 2017-11-21 02:58:10 / November 21, 2017 @ 2:58 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:58:10 / 2:58 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.9 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -173.7416 West, latitude 51.7755 North, depth = 15.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 56 km SE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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