A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18440048, us2000d87v. Id of event: us2000d87v. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.74 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:03:41 / 9:03 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 07:03:41 / February 17, 2018 @ 7:03 am. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6046 West, latitude 56.4474 North, depth = 21.74 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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