A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 74 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (46 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.8 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -166.6627° West, 53.2125° North, depth 30.8 km. The temblor was picked up at 02:33:28 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 13:33:28 / February 28, 2018 @ 1:33 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak18571646. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18571646.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 74 km S of Unalaska, Alaska.
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