A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 134 km S of Sitka, Alaska (83 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:57:26 / 8:57 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/04/18 / 2018-04-16 05:57:26 / April 16, 2018 @ 5:57 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19239411. Id of event: ak19239411. Exact location of event, longitude -135.4135 West, latitude 55.8475 North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 134 km S of Sitka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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