A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2182 West, latitude 56.2515 North, depth = 27.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/09/18 / 2018-09-19 00:40:54 / September 19, 2018 @ 12:40 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.7 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20258267, us2000hgxn. Id of event: us2000hgxn. The temblor was reported at 14:40:54 / 2:40 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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