A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.3754° West, latitude 56.3092° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 05:30:42 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000dcp0. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18596451, us2000dcp0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 15:30:42 / February 27, 2018 @ 3:30 pm.
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 thirty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty-eight, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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