A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 285 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (177 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -149.285° West, latitude 55.8761° North, depth = 18.68 km. The temblor was reported at 15:42:53 / 3:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 01:42:53 / March 7, 2018 @ 1:42 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.68 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694328, us1000d3ze. Id of event: us1000d3ze.
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 one hundred and fourty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days one thousand and sixty and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 285 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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