A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Kodiak in Alaska on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 05:30:26 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0203jkw9zy. Unique identifier: ak0203jkw9zy. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 60.1 km (37 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/03/20 / 2020-03-17 14:30:26 / March 17, 2020 @ 2:30 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -152.6427 West, latitude 58.303 North, depth = 60.1 km.
Event epicenter was 59 km (36 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kodiak.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 58 km NNW of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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