A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -149.9509° West, latitude 55.93° North, depth = 9.35 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 02:25:17 / February 19, 2018 @ 2:25 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18452487, us2000d8yr. Unique identifier: us2000d8yr. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.35 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:25:17 / 4:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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