A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 152 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (94 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18488231. Unique identifier: ak18488231. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 12:15:19 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:15 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34.5 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 00:15:19 / 12:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 179.5191° East, 50.2018° North, depth 34.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. 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: 152 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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