A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 292 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:40:11 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d7rx. Event ids that are associated: ak18730883, us1000d7rx. Exact location of earthquake, -148.6232° West, 56.1641° North, depth 20.03 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.03 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 22:40:11 / March 22, 2018 @ 10:40 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-two 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 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 292 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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