A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 233 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (145 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 15:40:03 / July 21, 2018 @ 3:40 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak19933309. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19933309. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 1.5 km, -169.945° West, 50.5572° North. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:40:03 / 4:40 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 233 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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