A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 243 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles) on Saturday. Event id: ak20255233. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20255233. The temblor was reported at 21:22:17 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.6231° West, latitude 57.0107° North, depth = 55.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/09/18 / 2018-09-16 07:22:17 / September 16, 2018 @ 7:22 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55.5 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 243 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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