A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:12:44 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Event id: ak18938665. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18938665. Exact location of event, longitude -148.4942 West, latitude 56.3732 North, depth = 5.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 18:12:44 / March 26, 2018 @ 6:12 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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