A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km SW of Atka, Alaska (46 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us2000d9vy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18481054, us2000d9vy. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:35:06 / 2:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -175.0931° West, 51.8158° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 00:35:06 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:35 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
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 four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 74 km SW of Atka, Alaska.
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