A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 16 km SE of Amukta Island, Alaska (10 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 08:50:00 / March 12, 2018 @ 8:50 am. Exact location of event, depth 81.61 km, -171.0811° West, 52.3882° North. The temblor was picked up at 22:50:00 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18699059, us1000d52e. Id of event: us1000d52e. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 81.61 km (51 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 16 km SE of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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