A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18699026, us1000d525. Unique identifier: us1000d525. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 03:12:17 / March 12, 2018 @ 3:12 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3806 West, latitude 56.2102 North, depth = 19.31 km. The temblor was detected at 17:12:17 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.31 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days eight hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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