A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 66 km SSW of Seward, Alaska (41 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 12:44:46 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.1 km, -149.7281° West, 59.5234° North. Unique identifier: ak18692965. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18692965. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 21:44:46 / March 12, 2018 @ 9:44 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 66 km SSW of Seward, Alaska.
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