A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 286 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:38:30 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.6256 West, latitude 56.2485 North, depth = 6.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 11:38:30 / March 1, 2018 @ 11:38 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18636629. Id of event: ak18636629.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 286 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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