A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:31:18 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18857290. Unique identifier: ak18857290. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.3 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9371 West, latitude 55.9934 North, depth = 11.3 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 02:31:18 / March 31, 2018 @ 2:31 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three thousand and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. 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: 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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