A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:09:43 / 7:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 05:09:43 / March 30, 2018 @ 5:09 am. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -149.2824° West, 55.9665° North. Id of earthquake: ak18833180. Event ids that are associated: ak18833180.
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 thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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