A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 236 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (147 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6 km, -149.9071° West, 56.1639° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 10:05:53 / April 8, 2018 @ 10:05 am. The temblor was detected at 00:05:53 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak19100494. Event ids that are associated: ak19100494.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days three hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 236 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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