A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.27 km (13 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:06:45 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20.27 km, -149.5075° West, 56.2715° North. Global time and date of event 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 00:06:45 / March 4, 2018 @ 12:06 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us1000d2lw. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18655425, us1000d2lw.
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 one hundred and sixty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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