A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 46 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (29 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us1000dwbr. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19293450, us1000dwbr. Exact location of event, depth 50.92 km, -171.0314° West, 52.0943° North. Global time and date of event 29/04/18 / 2018-04-29 00:09:36 / April 29, 2018 @ 12:09 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 50.92 km (32 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:09:36 / 1:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Each 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 five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 46 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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