A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 59 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (37 miles) on Saturday. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:19:03 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.2633 West, latitude 51.2516 North, depth = 39.3 km. Unique identifier: us2000ckd0. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18047262, us2000ckd0. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/01/18 / 2018-01-14 09:19:03 / January 14, 2018 @ 9:19 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.3 km (24 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 59 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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