A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Redoubt Volcano in Alaska. Event id: ak16554557. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16554557. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/17 / 2017-08-18 11:44:45 / August 18, 2017 @ 11:44 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 95.5 km (59 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:44:45 / 2:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -152.189 West, latitude 60.769 North, depth = 95.5 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sterling, Kalifornsky, Kenai. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 43 km NE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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