A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 04:18:08 / March 3, 2018 @ 4:18 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:18:08 / 6:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.8619° West, latitude 55.952° North, depth = 11.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.6 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18577373. Id of event: ak18577373.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days nine hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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