A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 11:03:04 / March 7, 2018 @ 11:03 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2012 West, latitude 56.3793 North, depth = 11.9 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:03:04 / 1:03 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak18694390. Event ids that are associated: ak18694390.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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