A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 214 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (133 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.1559 West, latitude 56.3055 North, depth = 5.6 km. The temblor was reported at 23:59:19 / 11:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18487473. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18487473. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 09:59:19 / February 22, 2018 @ 9:59 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.6 km (3 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and three, in the past 30 days two thousand, one hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 214 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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