A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 41 km ENE of Cold Bay, Alaska (25 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18135234, us2000clxf. Id of event: us2000clxf. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 147.8 km (92 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 147.8 km, -162.1173° West, 55.3212° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/01/18 / 2018-01-20 05:10:52 / January 20, 2018 @ 5:10 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:10:52 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 41 km ENE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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