A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (172 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/08/18 / 2018-08-30 22:27:14 / August 30, 2018 @ 10:27 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20238445. Event ids that are associated: ak20238445. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:27:14 / 12:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.751° West, 56.2865° North, depth 12 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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