A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 01:06:36 / 1:06 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.22 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 11:06:36 / February 21, 2018 @ 11:06 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18576305, us2000dbet. Unique identifier: us2000dbet. Exact location, longitude -149.8681° West, latitude 55.9918° North, depth = 9.22 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 seventy-five, in the last 10 days seven hundred and two, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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