A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us2000dbeb. Event ids that are associated: us2000dbeb. Exact location of event, longitude -149.7869 West, latitude 55.9534 North, depth = 7.39 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:04:49 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.39 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 22:04:49 / March 2, 2018 @ 10:04 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fourty-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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