A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.5871° West, 56.5209° North, depth 9.7 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 05:01:56 / February 24, 2018 @ 5:01 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:01:56 / 7:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.7 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak18507227. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18507227.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, four hundred and two and in the last 365 days two thousand and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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