A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (154 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/18 / 2018-02-13 10:14:42 / February 13, 2018 @ 10:14 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:14:42 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18479640. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18479640. Exact location of earthquake, -149.3867° West, 56.2784° North, depth 10.1 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and four and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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