A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 90 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (56 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.5 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 20:34:27 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20291508. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20291508. Exact location, longitude -165.0487° West, latitude 53.4469° North, depth = 16.5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/10/18 / 2018-10-26 07:34:27 / October 26, 2018 @ 7:34 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 90 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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