A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1493 West, latitude 56.3868 North, depth = 23.56 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18686055, us1000d524. Id of event: us1000d524. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:04:13 / 5:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 03:04:13 / March 12, 2018 @ 3:04 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.56 km (15 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days eight hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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