A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 08:30:41 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 18:30:41 / April 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak19241402. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19241402. Exact location of event, depth 1 km, -149.2884° West, 56.456° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and four, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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