A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 193 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (120 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18616454. Unique identifier: ak18616454. Exact location of earthquake, -170.968° West, 50.76° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 10:07:18 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 21:07:18 / February 28, 2018 @ 9:07 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 eight and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 193 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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