A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: ak18786409. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18786409. Exact location of event, depth 11 km, -150.1824° West, 55.9283° North. The temblor was detected at 20:13:24 / 8:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/03/18 / 2018-03-27 06:13:24 / March 27, 2018 @ 6:13 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 11 km (7 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 fifty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days five hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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