A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 23:03:10 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/18 / 2018-08-18 09:03:10 / August 18, 2018 @ 9:03 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.2811° West, 55.4622° North. Unique identifier: us1000gc5e. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000gc5e.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, two hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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