A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). Exact location of event, depth 21.91 km, -148.8051° West, 56.3957° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.91 km (14 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:06:48 / 5:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/19 / 2019-05-15 03:06:48 / May 15, 2019 @ 3:06 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01967bdo8a, us70003lbr. Id of event: us70003lbr.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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