A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.38 km (13 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 12:57:42 / April 7, 2018 @ 12:57 pm. Exact location of event, depth 20.38 km, -148.7418° West, 56.444° North. Event id: us2000dz6q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232854, us2000dz6q. The temblor was reported at 02:57:42 / 2:57 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and five 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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