A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:43:02 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8534 West, latitude 56.1222 North, depth = 19.97 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.97 km (12 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 06:43:02 / March 2, 2018 @ 6:43 am. Unique identifier: us1000d1la. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18630068, us1000d1la.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and seven, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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: 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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