A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 54 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (34 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 65.05 km (40 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 177.3463° East, 51.6391° North, depth 65.05 km. Unique identifier: us2000cmjw. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18157638, us2000cmjw. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:47:16 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/01/18 / 2018-01-22 04:47:16 / January 22, 2018 @ 4:47 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 54 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska.
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