A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 23:29:11 / March 10, 2018 @ 11:29 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.81 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: us1000d2wv. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18670378, us1000d2wv. Exact location of event, depth 8.81 km, -149.878° West, 55.9063° North. The temblor was picked up at 13:29:11 / 1:29 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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