A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 49 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (30 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:03:25 / 6:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 167.42 km (104 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/19 / 2019-05-10 06:03:25 / May 10, 2019 @ 6:03 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.3915 West, latitude 52.622 North, depth = 167.42 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0195z3gezb, us70003m4t. Id of event: us70003m4t.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 49 km NNW of Atka, Alaska.
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