A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 265 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us2000dx8y. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19173620, us2000dx8y. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.32 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -149.1927 West, latitude 56.174 North, depth = 21.32 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 11:02:20 / March 31, 2018 @ 11:02 am. The temblor was picked up at 01:02:20 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and two, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 265 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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