A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 11:18:46 / March 6, 2018 @ 11:18 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 8.9 km, -148.54° West, 56.613° North. Unique identifier: ak18599378. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18599378. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:18:46 / 1:18 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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