A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 260 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska (162 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -145.86° West, 57.1134° North, depth 0.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 12:23:09 / August 26, 2018 @ 12:23 pm. The temblor was detected at 02:23:09 / 2:23 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak20218899. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20218899.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 260 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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