A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 272 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.97 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/04/18 / 2018-04-22 00:18:53 / April 22, 2018 @ 12:18 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19272329, us1000ds9e. Id of event: us1000ds9e. Exact location of event, longitude -148.78 West, latitude 56.3465 North, depth = 21.97 km. The temblor was reported at 14:18:53 / 2:18 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 272 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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