A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 45 km SSE of Seward, Alaska (28 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:09:25 / 2:09 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak01943dfn0h. Event ids that are associated: ak01943dfn0h. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.5 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.1804° West, latitude 59.7137° North, depth = 4.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/03/19 / 2019-03-30 11:09:25 / March 30, 2019 @ 11:09 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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: 45 km SSE of Seward, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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