A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 183 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (114 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 01:02:51 / September 8, 2018 @ 1:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -163.9726° West, 52.8789° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hasq. Unique identifier: us2000hasq. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:02:51 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 183 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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