A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 79 km ESE of Whittier, Alaska (49 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 19.8 km (12 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20140217. Unique identifier: ak20140217. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:43:05 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/08/18 / 2018-08-22 05:43:05 / August 22, 2018 @ 5:43 am. Exact location of earthquake, -147.362° West, 60.4678° North, depth 19.8 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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