A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 236 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (147 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9202 West, latitude 56.1609 North, depth = 20.23 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:18:07 / 6:18 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18577373, us1000d2la. Id of event: us1000d2la. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 04:18:07 / March 3, 2018 @ 4:18 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.23 km (13 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and two, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 236 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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