A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 40 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (25 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 113.4 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/02/17 / 2017-02-18 06:50:39 / February 18, 2017 @ 6:50 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:50:39 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15293887. Unique identifier: ak15293887. Exact location of event, longitude -152.7698 West, latitude 60.1231 North, depth = 113.4 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one 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.
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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. 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: 40 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska.
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