A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 259 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6914 West, latitude 56.6204 North, depth = 10 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:36:57 / 3:36 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/03/18 / 2018-03-19 13:36:57 / March 19, 2018 @ 1:36 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us1000d9lf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18711461, us1000d9lf.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days six hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 259 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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