A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -150.0584 West, latitude 56.1252 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000ek8f. Event ids that are associated: ak19671186, us1000ek8f. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:56:39 / 3:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/05/18 / 2018-05-27 13:56:39 / May 27, 2018 @ 1:56 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days ninety-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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