A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 80 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (50 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:13:41 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.9 km (16 miles). Event id: ak20246057. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20246057. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 02:13:41 / September 8, 2018 @ 2:13 am. Exact location of event, longitude -169.6427 West, latitude 52.2954 North, depth = 25.9 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 80 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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