A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 69 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:02:21 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18704797. Id of event: ak18704797. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 73.5 km (46 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.1309 West, latitude 57.5312 North, depth = 73.5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 22:02:21 / March 17, 2018 @ 10:02 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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