A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2751 West, latitude 56.3313 North, depth = 20.73 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:56:26 / 10:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 20.73 km (13 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 08:56:26 / March 6, 2018 @ 8:56 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18598793, us1000d43x. Unique identifier: us1000d43x.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one thousand and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and fourty 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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