A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Global time and date of event 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 16:28:31 / March 1, 2018 @ 4:28 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -149.8424° West, 55.9391° North, depth 11.9 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:28:31 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18636649. Id of event: ak18636649.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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