A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 274 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). Unique identifier: us1000gcav. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20081365, us1000gcav. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:42:03 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 23.41 km, -149.2245° West, 56.0386° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.41 km (15 miles). Global time and date of event 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 19:42:03 / August 12, 2018 @ 7:42 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 274 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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