A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 66 km ESE of Yakutat, Alaska (41 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/02/18 / 2018-02-03 15:49:23 / February 3, 2018 @ 3:49 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -138.7482° West, 59.2129° North, depth 0 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:49:23 / 6:49 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000cfcs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18311572, us1000cfcs.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. 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: 66 km ESE of Yakutat, Alaska.
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