A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 186 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (116 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:27:49 / 8:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3789 West, latitude 49.6475 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us2000h6aj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20238833, us2000h6aj. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/08/18 / 2018-08-31 20:27:49 / August 31, 2018 @ 8:27 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 four and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 186 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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