A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 85 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (53 miles). Event id: us2000dbgr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18495866, us2000dbgr. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/02/18 / 2018-02-23 00:44:38 / February 23, 2018 @ 12:44 am. Exact location of earthquake, -161.7819° West, 54.6381° North, depth 31.45 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:44:38 / 1:44 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.45 km (20 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 85 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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