A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 288 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (179 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.4 km (4 miles). Id of earthquake: ak19173777. Event ids that are associated: ak19173777. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2523 West, latitude 55.8655 North, depth = 6.4 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/04/18 / 2018-04-05 01:02:09 / April 5, 2018 @ 1:02 am. The temblor was picked up at 15:02:09 / 3:02 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days three thousand and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 288 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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