A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:57:16 / 12:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.22 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000crj3. Id of event: us2000crj3. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/01/18 / 2018-01-30 22:57:16 / January 30, 2018 @ 10:57 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2033 West, latitude 55.5934 North, depth = 4.22 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and three, in the past 30 days four hundred and three and in the last 365 days four hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: Gulf of Alaska.
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