A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles) on Saturday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:26:32 / 12:26 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 10:26:32 / March 10, 2018 @ 10:26 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9766 West, latitude 55.9073 North, depth = 6.95 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.95 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696708, us1000d4iq. Id of event: us1000d4iq.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-two, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-two, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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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: 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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