A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.14 km (13 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:42:40 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d9lr. Event ids that are associated: ak18713919, us1000d9lr. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/03/18 / 2018-03-19 22:42:40 / March 19, 2018 @ 10:42 pm. Exact location of event, depth 20.14 km, -149.3054° West, 56.1791° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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: 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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