A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.2583° West, 56.4183° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 15:10:03 / March 12, 2018 @ 3:10 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us1000d52i. Event ids that are associated: ak18699083, us1000d52i. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:10:03 / 5:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and four, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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