A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 126 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (78 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20339192. Event ids that are associated: ak20339192. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/11/18 / 2018-11-09 17:08:37 / November 9, 2018 @ 5:08 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -161.5581 West, latitude 54.2663 North, depth = 31.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:08:37 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.4 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 126 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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