A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 291 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 16:01:17 / March 2, 2018 @ 4:01 pm. Unique identifier: us2000db3n. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000db3n. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:01:17 / 6:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20 km, -148.4407° West, 56.3135° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days two thousand and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 291 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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