A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/10/18 / 2018-10-30 14:26:53 / October 30, 2018 @ 2:26 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.5 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.0117° West, 56.3704° North, depth 7.5 km. Event id: ak20304889. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20304889. The temblor was reported at 04:26:53 / 4:26 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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: 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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