A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 256 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 09:13:10 / April 6, 2018 @ 9:13 am. Exact location of event, longitude -148.7217 West, latitude 56.6536 North, depth = 35.3 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:13:10 / 11:13 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak19012002. Event ids that are associated: ak19012002. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.3 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. 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: 256 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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