A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 263 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.5302 West, latitude 56.0193 North, depth = 20.35 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 04:53:20 / March 4, 2018 @ 4:53 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.35 km (13 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18581264, us1000d2m8. Id of event: us1000d2m8. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:53:20 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and five, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 263 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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