A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3042 West, latitude 56.3439 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:50:56 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/03/20 / 2020-03-12 20:50:56 / March 12, 2020 @ 8:50 pm. Unique identifier: us60008elx. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0203bewhv4, us60008elx. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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