A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 04:43:41 / 4:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.3554 West, latitude 56.0733 North, depth = 19.77 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.77 km (12 miles). Event id: us2000hk6p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20264158, us2000hk6p. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/09/18 / 2018-09-26 14:43:41 / September 26, 2018 @ 2:43 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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