A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 7.43 km, -149.114° West, 55.5111° North. The temblor was detected at 20:05:12 / 8:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/07/18 / 2018-07-28 06:05:12 / July 28, 2018 @ 6:05 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20005243, us1000g37n. Id of event: us1000g37n. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.43 km (5 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: Gulf of Alaska.
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