A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 18:34:11 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 04:34:11 / February 24, 2018 @ 4:34 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6303 West, latitude 56.5948 North, depth = 10.2 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18583486. Id of event: ak18583486.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, three hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days two thousand and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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