A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 119 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska (74 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/11/18 / 2018-11-18 08:11:57 / November 18, 2018 @ 8:11 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20414225, us1000hxsb. Unique identifier: us1000hxsb. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.5276 West, latitude 56.638 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 21:11:57 / 9:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 119 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska.
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