A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 275 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:57:57 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000d4ib. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18656624, us1000d4ib. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 03:57:57 / March 10, 2018 @ 3:57 am. Exact location, longitude -148.8243° West, latitude 56.2782° North, depth = 21.19 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.19 km (13 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days nine hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 275 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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