A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 49 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (30 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 76.9 km (48 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:06:07 / 12:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.1964 West, latitude 52.0431 North, depth = 76.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232926. Id of event: ak19232926. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 23:06:07 / April 12, 2018 @ 11:06 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 49 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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