A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 36 km SW of Nome, Alaska (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -165.8598° West, 64.2419° North. Event id: ak19808342. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19808342, us2000fqrt. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:13:20 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/06/18 / 2018-06-29 00:13:20 / June 29, 2018 @ 12:13 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 36 km SW of Nome, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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