A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:11:53 / 7:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.247 West, latitude 56.1936 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: ak20104919. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20104919. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 17:11:53 / August 15, 2018 @ 5:11 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days fifty-eight, in the past 30 days ninety-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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