A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 22:10:11 / August 15, 2018 @ 10:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.3804 West, latitude 56.1767 North, depth = 21.07 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.07 km (13 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:10:11 / 12:10 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000haw0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20246478, us2000haw0.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. 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: 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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