A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:42:05 / 1:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.7464° West, 56.2158° North, depth 21.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.1 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000e003. Event ids that are associated: ak19233929, us2000e003. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 11:42:05 / April 8, 2018 @ 11:42 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and fifty-three 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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