A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5.1 km, -149.0041° West, 56.3404° North. The temblor was reported at 20:49:14 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.1 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232813. Id of event: ak19232813. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 06:49:14 / April 7, 2018 @ 6:49 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, 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, one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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