A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 298 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (185 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2769 West, latitude 55.7313 North, depth = 7.67 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.67 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:11:56 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18744660, us1000d8fb. Id of event: us1000d8fb. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 00:11:56 / March 17, 2018 @ 12:11 am.
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 thirty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fourty-three 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 298 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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