A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:57:55 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.9095 West, latitude 56.1124 North, depth = 20.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.2 km (13 miles). Event id: us2000d7a1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18506383, us2000d7a1. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/18 / 2018-02-12 21:57:55 / February 12, 2018 @ 9:57 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days six hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, one hundred and seventy-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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