A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 128 km SSE of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska (80 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.4 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -147.211° West, 69.1763° North, depth 11.4 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 15:07:14 / September 27, 2018 @ 3:07 pm. Id of earthquake: ak20265305. Event ids that are associated: ak20265305. The temblor was picked up at 06:07:14 / 6:07 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 128 km SSE of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska.
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