A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km ESE of King Salmon, Alaska (39 miles) on Saturday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:25:34 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 09:25:34 / March 10, 2018 @ 9:25 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18659758. Id of event: ak18659758. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 185 km (115 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.7046 West, latitude 58.415 North, depth = 185 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 63 km ESE of King Salmon, Alaska.
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