A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d3nr, ak18438887. Id of event: us2000d3nr. The temblor was picked up at 22:08:14 / 10:08 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/02/18 / 2018-02-08 08:08:14 / February 8, 2018 @ 8:08 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.59 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.3962° West, 56.3656° North, depth 21.59 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-six, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty-eight, in the past 30 days two thousand and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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