A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 183 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (114 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.67 km, -170.9696° West, 50.8448° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.67 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 21:07:14 / February 28, 2018 @ 9:07 pm. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:07:14 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d15b. Event ids that are associated: ak18616454, us1000d15b.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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