A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/18 / 2018-02-02 15:45:44 / February 2, 2018 @ 3:45 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.0119 West, latitude 56.0262 North, depth = 27.05 km. Event id: us2000czx6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18417687, us2000czx6. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:45:44 / 5:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.05 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days two thousand, one hundred and two, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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