A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 104 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (65 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.6 km (30 miles). Unique identifier: ak20237211. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20237211. The temblor was picked up at 07:37:33 / 7:37 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/08/18 / 2018-08-28 19:37:33 / August 28, 2018 @ 7:37 pm. Exact location of event, depth 48.6 km, -173.8266° West, 51.2902° North.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 104 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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