A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.6 km (13 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:51:47 / 8:51 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/02/18 / 2018-02-11 18:51:47 / February 11, 2018 @ 6:51 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.6329 West, latitude 56.0557 North, depth = 20.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18465669, us2000d56k. Unique identifier: us2000d56k.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and fifty-seven, in the last 10 days nine hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days two thousand, five hundred and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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