A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 299 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (186 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:05:08 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/05/18 / 2018-05-16 12:05:08 / May 16, 2018 @ 12:05 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.5087 West, latitude 56.1418 North, depth = 5.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak19582534. Event ids that are associated: ak19582534.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days two hundred and two and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 299 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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