A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Friday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:18:15 / 1:18 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.4 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.5708 West, latitude 56.028 North, depth = 6.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18743994. Id of event: ak18743994. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/03/18 / 2018-03-23 23:18:15 / March 23, 2018 @ 11:18 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-three 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 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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