A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.5 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18574414. Unique identifier: ak18574414. The temblor was reported at 22:06:03 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.8298° West, latitude 56.0327° North, depth = 7.5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 08:06:03 / March 2, 2018 @ 8:06 am UTC/GMT.
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 fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days nine hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-one 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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