A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 239 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:33:27 / 4:33 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.27 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000dbf4. Event ids that are associated: ak18478827, us2000dbf4. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 14:33:27 / February 21, 2018 @ 2:33 pm. Exact location, longitude -149.2235° West, latitude 56.5146° North, depth = 22.27 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fourty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days two thousand, five hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 239 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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