A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 88 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (55 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 182.51 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -173.588 West, latitude 52.8934 North, depth = 182.51 km. Event id: us1000d4jp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696787, us1000d4jp. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 21:16:37 / March 10, 2018 @ 9:16 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:16:37 / 9:16 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 88 km NNE of Atka, Alaska.
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