A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 110 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (68 miles). Event id: us2000i6vp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20295168, us2000i6vp. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:08:26 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 29.64 km (18 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.245 West, latitude 54.4428 North, depth = 29.64 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/18 / 2018-10-28 12:08:26 / October 28, 2018 @ 12:08 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 110 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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