A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.53 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:46:50 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1897 West, latitude 55.668 North, depth = 7.53 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 00:46:50 / March 14, 2018 @ 12:46 am. Id of earthquake: us1000d7pb. Event ids that are associated: ak18694823, us1000d7pb.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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