A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20265314, us1000h7sq. Unique identifier: us1000h7sq. The temblor was detected at 05:19:00 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 15:19:00 / September 27, 2018 @ 3:19 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2437 West, latitude 56.1974 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days eighty and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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 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: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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