A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.9956° West, latitude 56.0051° North, depth = 19.76 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.76 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000dcnu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18596431, us2000dcnu. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 08:00:58 / February 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am. The temblor was detected at 22:00:58 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and one, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.