A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.8808 West, latitude 55.9906 North, depth = 8.68 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232847, us2000dz6m. Id of event: us2000dz6m. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.68 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 11:59:27 / April 7, 2018 @ 11:59 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:59:27 / 1:59 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 fourty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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