A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 75 km NNW of Nome, Alaska (47 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20254880. Unique identifier: ak20254880. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.7 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.1006 West, latitude 65.1066 North, depth = 4.7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 14:02:10 / September 15, 2018 @ 2:02 pm. The temblor was picked up at 05:02:10 / 5:02 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 75 km NNW of Nome, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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