A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 87 km S of Atka, Alaska (54 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:20:50 / 6:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -174.3963° West, 51.4168° North, depth 17.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17388328. Unique identifier: ak17388328. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.5 km (11 miles). Global time and date of event 23/11/17 / 2017-11-23 18:20:50 / November 23, 2017 @ 6:20 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 87 km S of Atka, Alaska.
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