A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 265 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:49:17 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.25 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us1000e714. Event ids that are associated: us1000e714. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2379° West, 56.152° North, depth 21.25 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/18 / 2018-05-17 06:49:17 / May 17, 2018 @ 6:49 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 seven, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and four and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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: 265 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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