A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 01:07:50 / March 31, 2018 @ 1:07 am. Unique identifier: ak18855911. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18855911. Exact location of event, depth 9.6 km, -149.8006° West, 55.9567° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.6 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 15:07:50 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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