A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 17:31:59 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9416 West, latitude 56.0959 North, depth = 20.44 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18571167, us2000d8yw. Unique identifier: us2000d8yw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 03:31:59 / February 19, 2018 @ 3:31 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.44 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and three and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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