A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 226 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (140 miles). Exact location of event, depth 20.07 km, -149.3271° West, 56.6233° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.07 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 11:47:44 / February 21, 2018 @ 11:47 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18576309, us2000dbev. Unique identifier: us2000dbev. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:47:44 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 226 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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