A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 166 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (103 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20286093, us1000hdpy. Unique identifier: us1000hdpy. The temblor was picked up at 10:50:08 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/10/18 / 2018-10-17 21:50:08 / October 17, 2018 @ 9:50 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.9247 West, latitude 51.0485 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 166 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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