A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 19 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (12 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/18 / 2018-02-10 14:11:12 / February 10, 2018 @ 2:11 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -174.14 West, latitude 52.0209 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18421062, us2000d09w. Id of event: us2000d09w. The temblor was picked up at 04:11:12 / 4:11 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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