A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18577786. Id of event: ak18577786. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 07:13:42 / March 3, 2018 @ 7:13 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1227 West, latitude 56.1607 North, depth = 11.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:13:42 / 9:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days nine hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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