A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 05:46:30 / October 22, 2019 @ 5:46 am. Exact location of event, longitude -149.1832 West, latitude 56.3519 North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:46:30 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak019djysgxu. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019djysgxu.
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 thirty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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