A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -148.7011 West, latitude 56.4337 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 03:28:33 / 3:28 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/04/18 / 2018-04-01 13:28:33 / April 1, 2018 @ 1:28 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19074705, us2000dw5s. Id of event: us2000dw5s.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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