A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/08/19 / 2019-08-22 22:44:14 / August 22, 2019 @ 10:44 pm. Id of earthquake: us700057bj. Event ids that are associated: ak019ard47f1, us700057bj. The temblor was detected at 12:44:14 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.3771° West, latitude 56.4798° North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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