A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Tuesday. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:18:00 / 8:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.2153° West, latitude 56.4214° North, depth = 7.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.4 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 06:18:00 / March 28, 2018 @ 6:18 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak18798376. Event ids that are associated: ak18798376.
Each 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-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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