A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8253 West, latitude 55.887 North, depth = 9.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.7 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 20:43:03 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18630068. Id of event: ak18630068. Global time and date of event 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 06:43:03 / March 2, 2018 @ 6:43 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days nine hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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