A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 17:57:48 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.6616° West, latitude 56.4702° North, depth = 20.57 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.57 km (13 miles). Event id: us2000fpkf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19805255, us2000fpkf. Global time and date of event 23/06/18 / 2018-06-23 03:57:48 / June 23, 2018 @ 3:57 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-three, in the last 10 days eighty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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