A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.1814° West, 56.1184° North, depth 5.5 km. Id of earthquake: ak19694197. Event ids that are associated: ak19694197. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:02:31 / 10:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/05/18 / 2018-05-24 20:02:31 / May 24, 2018 @ 8:02 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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