A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 263 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.42 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 05:38:10 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.759 West, latitude 55.6041 North, depth = 7.42 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 15:38:10 / April 2, 2018 @ 3:38 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18903868, us1000dcjq. Id of event: us1000dcjq.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 263 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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