A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles) on Saturday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:25:17 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 10:25:17 / March 3, 2018 @ 10:25 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18655339, us1000d2lh. Id of event: us1000d2lh. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.01 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.9095° West, 56.0852° North, depth 20.01 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days one thousand, four hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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