A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.4834 West, latitude 56.2525 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/05/18 / 2018-05-25 20:38:52 / May 25, 2018 @ 8:38 pm. The temblor was picked up at 10:38:52 / 10:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us1000ef7p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19663380, us1000ef7p.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days eighty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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