A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18812825. Unique identifier: ak18812825. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 04:17:10 / March 29, 2018 @ 4:17 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:17:10 / 6:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.7552° West, latitude 56.0291° North, depth = 5.5 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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