A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (154 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2316 West, latitude 56.3761 North, depth = 19.85 km. Id of earthquake: us2000d9wl. Event ids that are associated: ak18573315, us2000d9wl. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.85 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 06:55:11 / February 22, 2018 @ 6:55 am. The temblor was reported at 20:55:11 / 8:55 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-one, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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