A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 65 km SW of Atka, Alaska (40 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.7 km (23 miles). Global time and date of event 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 15:33:55 / March 10, 2018 @ 3:33 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:33:55 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 37.7 km, -174.8046° West, 51.7438° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18663988. Id of event: ak18663988.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
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. 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: 65 km SW of Atka, Alaska.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.