A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18938612. Event ids that are associated: ak18938612. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.4 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 01:41:08 / March 26, 2018 @ 1:41 am. Exact location, longitude -149.7244° West, latitude 55.9683° North, depth = 3.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:41:08 / 3:41 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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