A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 223 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (139 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:09:16 / 7:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 17:09:16 / April 4, 2018 @ 5:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.8365 West, latitude 56.3536 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us1000de7g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18957136, us1000de7g.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days sixty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days three thousand earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 223 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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