A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 23 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (14 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 107.4 km (67 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:05:40 / 1:05 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18499027. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18499027. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/02/18 / 2018-02-23 11:05:40 / February 23, 2018 @ 11:05 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.4669 East, latitude 51.7428 North, depth = 107.4 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 23 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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