A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:14:33 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak18670563. Event ids that are associated: ak18670563. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.4 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.2881° West, latitude 56.1085° North, depth = 11.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 01:14:33 / March 11, 2018 @ 1:14 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days seven hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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