A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 91 km SSE of Buldir Island, Alaska (57 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18115511, us2000clgb. Unique identifier: us2000clgb. The temblor was reported at 14:44:44 / 2:44 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 15/01/18 / 2018-01-15 02:44:44 / January 15, 2018 @ 2:44 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.88 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 176.1824 East, latitude 51.5553 North, depth = 20.88 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two 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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 91 km SSE of Buldir Island, Alaska.
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