A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 175 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (109 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -173.2151 West, latitude 50.7463 North, depth = 51.3 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:00:10 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak17402695. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17402695. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 18:00:10 / November 29, 2017 @ 6:00 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 51.3 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 two and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 175 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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