A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.8 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18513739, us2000db68. Unique identifier: us2000db68. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:23:23 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.9144° West, latitude 55.9027° North, depth = 9.8 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 18:23:23 / February 24, 2018 @ 6:23 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days six hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and four and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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: 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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