A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18504638, us2000d788. Id of event: us2000d788. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/02/18 / 2018-02-16 17:14:45 / February 16, 2018 @ 5:14 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -149.4447° West, latitude 56.0487° North, depth = 20.46 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:14:45 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.46 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and eighty-two, in the last 10 days eight hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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