A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 23.63 km, -149.2056° West, 56.3357° North. Id of earthquake: us2000d5wh. Event ids that are associated: ak18478843, us2000d5wh. Global time and date of event 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 16:07:41 / February 21, 2018 @ 4:07 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.63 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:07:41 / 6:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-four, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and three and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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