A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.6544 West, latitude 55.7917 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18465595, us2000d55r. Id of event: us2000d55r. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:37:11 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/18 / 2018-02-11 08:37:11 / February 11, 2018 @ 8:37 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and seventy-three, in the last 10 days one thousand and one, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. 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: 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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