A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 287 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: ak019dk98was. Event ids that are associated: ak019dk98was. The temblor was detected at 13:02:00 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.6451° West, 56.2219° North, depth 11.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 23:02:00 / October 22, 2019 @ 11:02 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 287 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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