A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 147 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (91 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19667762, us1000ectw. Id of event: us1000ectw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/05/18 / 2018-05-21 15:14:13 / May 21, 2018 @ 3:14 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:14:13 / 3:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.7568° West, latitude 49.9523° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 147 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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