A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 10:50:59 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2386 West, latitude 56.1865 North, depth = 12 km. Id of earthquake: ak0203bewhv4. Event ids that are associated: ak0203bewhv4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/03/20 / 2020-03-12 20:50:59 / March 12, 2020 @ 8:50 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 12 km (7 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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