A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles). Global time and date of event 16/05/18 / 2018-05-16 22:00:49 / May 16, 2018 @ 10:00 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 21.83 km, -149.4131° West, 56.334° North. Event id: us1000e6v9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19599295, us1000e6v9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.83 km (14 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:00:49 / 12:00 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and twenty-three 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: 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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