A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 70 km NW of Yakutat, Alaska (43 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19223835. Id of event: ak19223835. The temblor was picked up at 12:06:43 / 12:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 6.3 km, -140.7015° West, 59.9482° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/04/18 / 2018-04-10 21:06:43 / April 10, 2018 @ 9:06 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 70 km NW of Yakutat, Alaska.
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