A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (61 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 00:30:57 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:30 am. Exact location, longitude 176.9336° East, latitude 51.3183° North, depth = 35 km. Event id: us2000d9vx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18573268, us2000d9vx. The temblor was reported at 12:30:57 / 12:30 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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