A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.6 km (13 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/02/18 / 2018-02-14 14:15:16 / February 14, 2018 @ 2:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2765 West, latitude 56.0765 North, depth = 21.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18436284, us2000d6kl. Id of event: us2000d6kl. The temblor was reported at 04:15:16 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days five hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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