A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18513739. Event ids that are associated: ak18513739. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 18:23:28 / February 24, 2018 @ 6:23 pm. Exact location, longitude -149.9809° West, latitude 55.8928° North, depth = 9.8 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:23:28 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.8 km (6 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 fourty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and three, in the past 30 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and thirty-six 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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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: 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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