A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.71 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.6465° West, 55.9954° North, depth 28.71 km. Id of earthquake: us2000d8l2. Event ids that are associated: ak18437116, us2000d8l2. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/02/18 / 2018-02-15 16:38:42 / February 15, 2018 @ 4:38 pm. The temblor was picked up at 06:38:42 / 6:38 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred, in the last 10 days eight hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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. 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: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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