A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 45 km SE of Middleton Island, Alaska (28 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18195993, us2000cpie. Unique identifier: ak18195993. The temblor was picked up at 13:32:14 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -145.6095 West, latitude 59.3121 North, depth = 8.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 23:32:14 / January 25, 2018 @ 11:32 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.8 km (5 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 45 km SE of Middleton Island, Alaska.
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