A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/04/18 / 2018-04-16 23:40:07 / April 16, 2018 @ 11:40 pm. Exact location of event, depth 8.67 km, -149.9529° West, 55.878° North. The temblor was detected at 13:40:07 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19241230, us1000dnvw. Id of event: us1000dnvw. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.67 km (5 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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