A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.06 km (12 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.5276 West, latitude 56.147 North, depth = 20.06 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/04/18 / 2018-04-19 02:17:02 / April 19, 2018 @ 2:17 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:17:02 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19266543, us1000drp5. Id of event: us1000drp5.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and four, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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