A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 186 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (116 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 24.52 km (15 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:30:05 / 10:30 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 08:30:05 / February 22, 2018 @ 8:30 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.9478 West, latitude 56.7761 North, depth = 24.52 km. Id of earthquake: us2000d9wp. Event ids that are associated: ak18573330, us2000d9wp.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eleven, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 186 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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