A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 50 km SE of Atka, Alaska (31 miles). Unique identifier: us2000d8ze. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18457325, us2000d8ze. The temblor was picked up at 03:33:09 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 183.14 km (114 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 13:33:09 / February 19, 2018 @ 1:33 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -173.6443 West, latitude 51.8946 North, depth = 183.14 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 50 km SE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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