A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 253 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.3 km (13 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:12:01 / 10:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/03/18 / 2018-03-27 20:12:01 / March 27, 2018 @ 8:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -148.6866° West, 56.7404° North, depth 20.3 km. Unique identifier: ak18793255. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18793255.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 253 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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