A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 272 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20026081, us1000g556. Unique identifier: us1000g556. The temblor was reported at 21:48:09 / 9:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/08/18 / 2018-08-03 07:48:09 / August 3, 2018 @ 7:48 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.34 km (14 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -148.5829 West, latitude 56.4982 North, depth = 22.34 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and seventy-six 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 272 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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