A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 171 km E of Atka, Alaska (106 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.49 km (10 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 21:53:21 / May 24, 2020 @ 9:53 pm. Exact location, longitude -171.7023° West, latitude 52.3235° North, depth = 16.49 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206o5qtwn, us6000a63b. Id of event: us6000a63b. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:53:21 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 171 km E of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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