A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles) on Sunday. Event id: ak18056902. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18056902. Exact location of earthquake, -161.2284° West, 54.5703° North, depth 25.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.4 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 20:44:02 / 8:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/01/18 / 2018-01-15 07:44:02 / January 15, 2018 @ 7:44 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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