A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 78 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska (48 miles). Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 18:23:44 / March 9, 2018 @ 6:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -153.0644° West, latitude 59.4574° North, depth = 97.6 km. The temblor was detected at 09:23:44 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18649235. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18649235. The epicenter was at a depth of 97.6 km (61 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-seven 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: 78 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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