A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 212 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (132 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 15:30:24 / April 3, 2018 @ 3:30 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:30:24 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -150.0845° West, 56.3651° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18932143, us1000ddt6. Unique identifier: us1000ddt6.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days four hundred and eight and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 212 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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