A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 287 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.63 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:11:01 / 4:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.2579° West, latitude 55.8735° North, depth = 7.63 km. Unique identifier: us2000d87h. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18545639, us2000d87h. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 02:11:01 / February 17, 2018 @ 2:11 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 287 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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