A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 60 km SSE of Gambell, Alaska (37 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18118366. Unique identifier: ak18118366. Exact location of earthquake, -171.2819° West, 63.2812° North, depth 9.1 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:55:53 / 7:55 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/01/18 / 2018-01-16 04:55:53 / January 16, 2018 @ 4:55 am.
Each 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 nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 60 km SSE of Gambell, Alaska.
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