A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles) on Monday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:14:18 / 6:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.1947 West, latitude 56.4795 North, depth = 8.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.8 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 04:14:18 / February 27, 2018 @ 4:14 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18555863. Id of event: ak18555863.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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