A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 135 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (84 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.9 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 15:33:28 / 3:33 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18554621. Id of event: ak18554621. Exact location of event, longitude -164.1907 West, latitude 53.354 North, depth = 14.9 km. Global time and date of event 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 02:33:28 / February 27, 2018 @ 2:33 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 135 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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