A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 83 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (52 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:49:08 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/02/18 / 2018-02-23 15:49:08 / February 23, 2018 @ 3:49 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -173.8842 West, latitude 51.4694 North, depth = 21.56 km. Unique identifier: us2000dbhk. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18500581, us2000dbhk. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.56 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 83 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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