A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:20:20 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 20:20:20 / March 8, 2018 @ 8:20 pm. Unique identifier: ak18693148. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18693148. Exact location, longitude -149.8692° West, latitude 55.9776° North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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