A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: ak18797386. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18797386. The epicenter was at a depth of 99.5 km (62 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:49:41 / 4:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3052 West, latitude 56.3203 North, depth = 99.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 02:49:41 / March 28, 2018 @ 2:49 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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