A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 283 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). Exact location, longitude -148.2487° West, latitude 56.6041° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:19:13 / 10:19 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000dbfa. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18479576, us2000dbfa. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 20:19:13 / February 21, 2018 @ 8:19 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighty-nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-six 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.
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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: 283 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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