A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 288 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (179 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.4 km (7 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/03/18 / 2018-03-23 12:38:53 / March 23, 2018 @ 12:38 pm. Id of earthquake: ak18919335. Event ids that are associated: ak18919335. The temblor was detected at 02:38:53 / 2:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 11.4 km, -149.3349° West, 55.8221° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days six hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifty-eight 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 288 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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