A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles) on Friday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:04:26 / 4:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.7814 West, latitude 56.2016 North, depth = 20.05 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.05 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000d4dh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18696152, us1000d4dh. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 14:04:26 / March 9, 2018 @ 2:04 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days eight hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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