A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -148.6629° West, latitude 56.1728° North, depth = 21.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18573368, us2000d9x8. Unique identifier: us2000d9x8. Global time and date of event 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 13:01:29 / February 22, 2018 @ 1:01 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:01:29 / 3:01 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.5 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and eighty-seven, in the last 10 days eight hundred and one, in the past 30 days two thousand, seven hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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