A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 268 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.53 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 23.53 km, -148.6595° West, 56.4988° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 08:01:38 / March 6, 2018 @ 8:01 am. Unique identifier: us1000d43u. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18598768, us1000d43u. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:01:38 / 10:01 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days one thousand and six and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 268 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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