A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 63 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (39 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 10:31:23 / February 17, 2018 @ 10:31 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.5 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 23:31:23 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -171.0834° West, 51.9293° North, depth 6.5 km. Id of earthquake: ak18440583. Event ids that are associated: ak18440583.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 63 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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