A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 58 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (36 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18969111. Id of event: ak18969111. The temblor was picked up at 18:32:34 / 6:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 178.6288 East, latitude 51.425 North, depth = 41.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/04/18 / 2018-04-05 04:32:34 / April 5, 2018 @ 4:32 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.4 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 58 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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