A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 21 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (13 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 70.1 km (44 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/05/19 / 2019-05-30 04:54:37 / May 30, 2019 @ 4:54 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 18:54:37 / 6:54 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0196w5bg8r. Unique identifier: ak0196w5bg8r. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.2744 West, latitude 52.0122 North, depth = 70.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 21 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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