A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 129 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (80 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19044445. Id of event: ak19044445. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 03:17:23 / April 7, 2018 @ 3:17 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:17:23 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -150.686° West, 57.0949° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 129 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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