A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 14:08:18 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000h6qd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20270410, us1000h6qd. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.77 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.299 West, latitude 55.9818 North, depth = 8.77 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/10/18 / 2018-10-04 00:08:18 / October 4, 2018 @ 12:08 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and sixty 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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