A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 297 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (185 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2462 West, latitude 55.7573 North, depth = 8.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.3 km (5 miles). Event id: us2000dc3v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18583544, us2000dc3v. The temblor was detected at 09:01:32 / 9:01 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 19:01:32 / February 24, 2018 @ 7:01 pm.
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 one hundred and eighty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one thousand, six hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 297 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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