A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 272 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18726485, us1000d7fd. Id of event: us1000d7fd. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.34 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.7945° West, latitude 56.3317° North, depth = 22.34 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 08:33:07 / March 22, 2018 @ 8:33 am. The temblor was picked up at 22:33:07 / 10:33 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 272 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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