A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 280 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (174 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 00:08:51 / March 15, 2018 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.05 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us1000d78m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18723612, us1000d78m. The temblor was reported at 14:08:51 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.597 West, latitude 56.3612 North, depth = 20.05 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 280 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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