A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 279 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2441° West, 55.9699° North, depth 10.5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.5 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18747505. Unique identifier: ak18747505. The temblor was picked up at 21:00:05 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 07:00:05 / March 24, 2018 @ 7:00 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 279 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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