A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (63 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.3 km (18 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:08:52 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006jtu. Unique identifier: us10006jtu. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/08/16 / 2016-08-18 17:08:52 / August 18, 2016 @ 5:08 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -161.507° West, 54.604° North, depth 29.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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: 101 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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