A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.6 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 13:09:41 / March 24, 2018 @ 1:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -150.7205° West, latitude 55.5482° North, depth = 9.6 km. The temblor was detected at 03:09:41 / 3:09 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18750924, us1000d8nv. Unique identifier: us1000d8nv.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty, in the last 10 days two hundred and four, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 270 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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