A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 80 km N of Yakutat, Alaska (50 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -139.6547 West, latitude 60.2682 North, depth = 1.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:20:57 / 12:20 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak19982070. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19982070. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.6 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/07/18 / 2018-07-29 09:20:57 / July 29, 2018 @ 9:20 am.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 80 km N of Yakutat, Alaska.
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