A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 293 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (182 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000d7qp. Event ids that are associated: ak18696470, us1000d7qp. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.29 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 23:42:09 / March 14, 2018 @ 11:42 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:42:09 / 1:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.5934 West, latitude 56.1782 North, depth = 22.29 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-two, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 293 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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