A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 281 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.3 km (3 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:24:02 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18938670. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18938670. Global time and date of event 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 19:24:02 / March 26, 2018 @ 7:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.5445 West, latitude 56.3892 North, depth = 4.3 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-six, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 281 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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