A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 245 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us1000d40i. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18612666, us1000d40i. Exact location of event, longitude -150.3337 West, latitude 55.8999 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 11:40:22 / March 7, 2018 @ 11:40 am UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:40:22 / 1:40 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and sixty, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-eight, in the past 30 days nine hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 245 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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