A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 286 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles) on Saturday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:26:30 / 6:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.5562° West, 56.3037° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18655380. Unique identifier: ak18655380. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 16:26:30 / March 3, 2018 @ 4:26 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days nine hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 286 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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