A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 262 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:06:59 / 5:06 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18711796, us1000d9lh. Id of event: us1000d9lh. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6676 West, latitude 56.5946 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/03/18 / 2018-03-19 15:06:59 / March 19, 2018 @ 3:06 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days six hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 262 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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