A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 73 km SSW of Gambell, Alaska (45 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18118384. Event ids that are associated: ak18118384. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16 km (10 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:45:34 / 8:45 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/01/18 / 2018-01-16 07:45:34 / January 16, 2018 @ 7:45 am. Exact location, longitude -172.1841° West, latitude 63.1548° North, depth = 16 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 73 km SSW of Gambell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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