A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:47:54 / 5:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9762 West, latitude 55.8009 North, depth = 3.3 km. Id of earthquake: ak19241331. Event ids that are associated: ak19241331. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 03:47:54 / April 12, 2018 @ 3:47 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days three hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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