A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -149.8034 West, latitude 56.0398 North, depth = 1 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:53:43 / 5:53 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 03:53:43 / March 9, 2018 @ 3:53 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak18696112. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18696112.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days eight hundred and two and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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