A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles) on Monday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:12:16 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9755 West, latitude 55.965 North, depth = 10.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 03:12:16 / March 13, 2018 @ 3:12 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18701156. Unique identifier: ak18701156.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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