A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 121 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (75 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -161.4699° West, latitude 54.3629° North, depth = 16.1 km. The temblor was detected at 07:50:16 / 7:50 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/01/18 / 2018-01-19 18:50:16 / January 19, 2018 @ 6:50 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.1 km (10 miles). Unique identifier: ak18114561. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18114561.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 121 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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