A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 99 km W of Amukta Island, Alaska (62 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -172.7078° West, latitude 52.373° North, depth = 216.14 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/01/18 / 2018-01-20 08:19:14 / January 20, 2018 @ 8:19 am. Unique identifier: us2000clxi. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18126229, us2000clxi. The epicenter was at a depth of 216.14 km (134 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:19:14 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 99 km W of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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