A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 224 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (139 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:48:21 / 9:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 19:48:21 / August 26, 2018 @ 7:48 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.4 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20223933. Id of event: ak20223933. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.0875 West, latitude 56.2188 North, depth = 6.4 km.
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 two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 224 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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