A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:00:01 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.27 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/18 / 2018-09-14 08:00:01 / September 14, 2018 @ 8:00 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000heip. Id of event: us2000heip. Exact location of earthquake, -149.4082° West, 56.2852° North, depth 19.27 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and two 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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