A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.31 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:30:09 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.8687° West, 56.4601° North, depth 22.31 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 17:30:09 / February 17, 2018 @ 5:30 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000d89q. Event ids that are associated: ak18441975, us2000d89q.
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 five hundred and four, in the last 10 days eight hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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