A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 49 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (30 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak19695170. Unique identifier: ak19695170. The temblor was reported at 09:07:32 / 9:07 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.9 km (15 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/05/18 / 2018-05-31 20:07:32 / May 31, 2018 @ 8:07 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -171.5658° West, latitude 52.0874° North, depth = 23.9 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 49 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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