A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: ak019bj7szyr. Event ids that are associated: ak019bj7szyr. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/09/19 / 2019-09-08 06:57:32 / September 8, 2019 @ 6:57 am. Exact location, longitude -149.7694° West, latitude 56.1289° North, depth = 15 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:57:32 / 8:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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