A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18727883. Unique identifier: ak18727883. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3031 West, latitude 55.8151 North, depth = 11.8 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:15:32 / 7:15 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 17:15:32 / March 22, 2018 @ 5:15 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles).
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 fourty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
Questions or comments?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.